How To Apply:

https://www.fulbright.ca/programs/american-scholars/distinguished-chairs

Award Benefit:

US$50,000 for academic year, September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2023.

Grant Activity:

  • Assist in faculty, curriculum, and/or program development in entrepreneurship and/or social innovation
  • Collaborate with Sprott faculty member(s) on a research project of mutual interest in entrepreneurship and/or social innovation
  • Deliver public lecture(s) or research seminar(s)

Grant Description:

The Sprott School of Business is dedicated to providing innovative programs, conducting leading interdisciplinary research and developing meaningful collaborative partnerships.  Sprott brings together faculty with research interests aligning with our core strengths in innovation, responsible management and international focus.  Its location in Canada’s capital makes it an ideal research location to engage with government and non-government organizations in the capital region. The Fulbright Visiting Research Chair(s) will have opportunities to deliver public lectures, give seminar presentations, guest-lecture in an appropriate class, participate in conferences and related research, and otherwise contribute to the intellectual life of the university. The Chair(s) will be an established or emerging scholar broadly-situated in the fields of entrepreneurship and/or social innovation with expertise in its various forms. Applicants of the Chair in Entrepreneurship will conduct research in entrepreneurial strategies, start-ups, marketing, private-public partnerships, technology, economic and social entrepreneurship, enhancing institutional frameworks for the facilitation of entrepreneurship, and other relevant areas. Applicants of the Chair in Social Innovation are expected to conduct research in equity, diversity, and inclusiveness in an organizational context, in corporate social responsibility, sustainable management, and other relevant research areas such as demographic, migration, and mobility in workplaces. https://sprott.carleton.ca/

Specialization:

Entrepreneurship: entrepreneurial strategies, start-ups, marketing, private-public partnerships, technology, economic and social entrepreneurship, enhancing institutional frameworks. Social innovation: equity, diversity, and inclusiveness in organization, corporate social responsibility and sustainable management.

Host Department/Group:

Sprott School of Business

Hyperlink to the webpage of Host Department/Group:

https://sprott.carleton.ca/

Hyperlink to the webpage of Faculty/Research clusters:

https://sprott.carleton.ca/faculty-research/

Information Contact(s) for applicants:

Amanda Bradford-Janke, Research Facilitator

amanda.bradfordjanke@carleton.ca

Primary Contact for our office:

Norah Vollmer, Manager, Faculty Affairs, Office of the Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

norah.vollmer@carleton.ca