Call for Applications
CSDE is pleased to offer one 12-month fellowship supported by the NIH T32 program in Data Science and Demography to begin mid-September 2021. This fellowship provides a monthly stipend (NIH predoctoral level) and a small travel grant. Tuition (including the Operating Fee and Building Fee), and health insurance premiums are covered. Renewable for a second year, as long as sufficient progress is made. Applicant needs to submit their application packet to the Training Core PI (Zack Almquist; firstname.lastname@example.org), Training Director (Christine Leibbrand; email@example.com) and CSDE director (Sara Curran; firstname.lastname@example.org) by Sunday, 09/12/2021 (by midnight).
Eligible: UW Students committed to a population research career. Students must also be a US Citizen or equivalent.
Requirements during Fellowship: continuous residence, satisfactory performance in degree program, completion of Data Science, Population Process and Health (SOC 538) and CSDE 502 series, and enrollment in weekly seminar (CSDE 501) is encouraged. Attendance of the Computational Demography Working Group is expected. Further, it is expected that the fellow will engage in mentored research collaboration with a CSDE Affiliate (15-19 hrs./week). The research should lead to a coauthored paper(s). It cannot be a component of a thesis or dissertation, but may be closely related.