The Subir Chowdhury Fellowship is now open. The citizens of all nationals are welcome to apply. Fellows will be conducting three months postdoctoral research at London School of Economics. The research theme is the impact of people quality and behaviour on the economies of Asian nations, prioritising India and Bangladesh.
The Subir Chowdhury Post-doctoral Fellowship on Quality and Economics was established in 2010 at the London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE). The Fellowship is supported by the Subir and Malini Chowdhury Foundation. The Subir Chowdhury Post-doctoral Fellowship on Quality and Economics is for a period of three months during each academic year, based at the LSE India Observatory.
The winner of the Subir Chowdhury Fellowship will receive a monthly subsistence allowance of up to £1,750 a month, and will be provided with shared work space and access to research facilities at the School. Assistance will also be provided towards the cost of travel and related expenses. No additional grant is available for fieldwork or any other costs.
Level and Area of Studies
Postdocotral research with the theme of the impact of people quality and behaviour on the economies of Asian nations, prioritising India and Bangladesh.
Place of Study
The study will be taken at London School of Economics in UK.
Eligibility and Criteria
- Applicants should have been awarded their PhD – the fellowship is not intended for students registered for a degree or diploma, nor is it intended for senior academics.
- Applicants should be early career researchers examining the impact of people quality and behaviour on the economies of Asian nations, prioritising but not restricted to, India and Bangladesh.
- The Fellowship allows for any scholar to participate in the programme regardless of ethnicity or national origin.
There is no nationality restriction to apply this Subir Chowdhury Fellowship Programme.
To apply, students are required to submit the materials below:
- a cover letter of no more than one page;
- a curriculum vitae of no more than three pages;
- an outline of proposed research (including detailed methodology and time line) of no more than three pages. The proposal should clearly state the links between quality and economics of the intended research;
- and the names and addresses of two referees, familiar with their research, to be contacted by the Committee.
27 April 2020.