Ultimately, movements are brands. The problems come when you use the same metaphors repeatedly. If you always discuss the brain as if it were a computer, it comes to seem increasingly like a computer to you. Using a thing which you understand well as an analogy in order to make sense of something you understand less well can be useful.
Designed to facilitate the transition from student to academic professional, the program focuses on improving preparedness in three key areas-teaching, professional development, and adjustment to a university career.
Requires a faculty nomination letter, student transcript, student CV, and statement of student residence status. Nominees must be enrolled as a full-time student in the Spring term. Previous recipients are ineligible.
Applicants must be nominated by their departments. Completed nomination packets should be submitted to the Director of Graduate Studies no later than November 20, This program seeks to enhance the visibility of the University's graduate programs to prospective applicants by encouraging personal contact with U.
To cultivate good recruiting relationships with other universities, the Office of the Vice President for Research VPR will reimburse travel expenses for U.
In addition, trips by advanced doctoral students representing the University at graduate recruiting fairs will also be considered for reimbursement.Faculty Senate Dissertation Year Fellowship, UVA (awarded for excellence in scholarship and teaching) ($25,) Mellon Fellowship for Dissertation Research in Original Sources ($25,).
Grants & Awards. Awards & Honors. UVA Faculty-Senate Dissertation Fellowship. Psychology Department Nominee. SRCD Student Travel Award. Purpose: Society for Research in Child Development Meeting in Montreal, March 31 – April 2, $ UVA CHARGE People.
The Principal Investigator Kelsey is an Associate Professor of Astronomy at the University of Virginia, adjunct faculty at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory, and the founder and director of the Dark Skies Bright Kids outreach program. Her dissertation work focuses on a combined theoretical and .
Most dissertation-year fellowships at Research Universities, including our own, reward excellence in research alone. In the Dissertation-Year Fellowship program described below, the University of Virginia Faculty Senate includes not only excellence in scholarly achievement as a criterion, but also outstanding performance in teaching.
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