AAHHE: American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education, inc.



Announcement: The American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), Inc. is now accepting applications for the AAHHE Junior Faculty Fellows Program for the 2019 AAHHE National Conference. The conference will be held February 28 - March 2, 2019, at the Hilton Orange County in Costa Mesa, California. Participation in the Faculty Fellows Program will begin on Wednesday February 27th, continue throughout the conference, and end at noon on Saturday March 2nd.

Fellowship Applicants will be assessed on the following criteria:

  • Hispanic, Latina/o and or Chicana/o Background
  • Currently serving as an untenured, tenure-track faculty member with priority given to applicants in years one, two, or three
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to a defined area of scholarship
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to the enhancement of Latinas/os in higher education

The AAHHE/Ford Multidisciplinary Faculty Fellowship includes:

  • Conference registration fees
  • Special events
  • Hotel accommodations
  • Travel (funds available for faculty unable to secure additional support from their departments)

Fellowship recipients are expected to participate in the following:

  • Attend the entire conference (including special events sponsored by AAHHE)
  • Provide staffing support for AAHHE activities (interact with other AAHHE members)
  • Provide an unpublished manuscript for review by a senior faculty member
  • Participate in all Faculty Fellows activities

Application Procedures:
Applications are due by Friday, September 21, 2018 by 5pm(PST).

Click here for the application.

If you would like more information, please contact Faculty Fellows Co-Chairs, MarĂ­a Ledesma & Pedro Nava at: maria.ledesma@utah.edu and pnava@mills.edu, or visit the AAHHE website at http://www.aahhe.org.

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