Pre-Proposal / LOI Deadline: 
Friday, August 19, 2016

The Atkinson Center is pleased to announce the request for proposals for our third round of Postdoctoral Fellowships in Sustainability.

This program is intended to stimulate original cross-disciplinary research and development of sustainable solutions that address the world’s most pressing problems in six focus areas: sustainable agriculture and food systems, energy transitions, one health, sustainable communities, new materials, and computational sustainability. Each fellow will have two advisers, a lead adviser from Cornell and a collaborating adviser from an external non-university organization.


-          August 19, 2016:               Letter of Intent (LOI) due

-          October 6, 2016:               Full Application due

-          November 30, 2016:       Applicants notified

-          January, 2017:                   Fellowships can begin

More information is available on our website and in the attached RFP and poster. Please share this message with your colleagues on campus and around the world.


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