AWC Pre-Doctoral Fellows

AWC Pre-Doctoral Fellows

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AWC Pre-Doctoral Fellow Program

Investment in Emerging Scholars

The AWC Pre-Doctoral Program provides PhD students funding for dissertation completion at an AWC leadership institution in his or her sixth year. Any student from an AWC leadership institution or affiliate is eligible to apply.

Daniel Chardell

Johns Hopkins University

Daniel Chardell is an America in the World Consortium Pre-Doctoral Fellow at Johns Hopkins University and Ph.D. candidate in the History Department at Harvard University, where his research focuses on twentieth-century U.S. foreign relations, the Middle East, and the Cold War. Drawing on U.S. archives and Arabic-language materials, his dissertation uses the Gulf War of…

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Rebecca Dudley

Duke University

Rebecca Dudley is a Ph.D. candidate in political science at Duke University with a concentration in Security, Peace, and Conflict and a second field in Political Methodology (applied statistics). Rebecca is a Pre-Doctoral Fellow at the America in the World Consortium, a Graduate Fellow for the Duke Program in American Grand Strategy, and also a…

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Zoltan Feher

UT Austin

Zoltan Feher is an America in the World Consortium Predoctoral Fellow at the Clements Center for National Security at The University of Texas at Austin, and a PhD Candidate in International Relations at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. He worked as a diplomat for his home country Hungary for 12 years, serving as…

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John Gleb

Johns Hopkins

John Gleb is an America in the World Consortium Pre-Doctoral Fellow cross-training at the Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs in Washington, D.C. John is also a doctoral candidate in the Department of History at the University of Texas at Austin (UT), where he earned his M.A. in May 2020. He received his B.A. at…

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Andrew (Andy) Goodhart

Johns Hopkins

Andy is a Ph.D. candidate in political science at Ohio State University and an AWC Pre-Doctoral Fellow at Johns Hopkins University. His primary research interest is the relationship between international order and conflict. Andy’s dissertation explains how hegemons select legitimation strategies and the effect these strategies have on order durability. These powerful states face a…

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Joseph A. Ledford

University of Texas -Austin

Joseph A. Ledford is an America in the Wold Pre-Doctoral Fellow at the Clements Center for National Security at the University of Texas at Austin, and a Ph.D. candidate in history at the University of California, Berkeley, and a Graduate Student Affiliate of the Institute of International Studies at Berkeley. Joseph specializes in the history…

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Pei-Yu Wei

Duke University

Pei-Yu Wei is an America in the World Consortium Pre-Doctoral Fellow and political science Ph.D. candidate at Duke University with a concentration in Security, Peace and Conflict and a second specialization in methodology (game theory track). Her research interests lie in international political economy. Specifically, she is interested in how third-party states and firm actors affect…

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AWC Pre-Doctoral Fellowships

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AWC Pre-Doctoral Fellowships 2022-23

The America in the World Consortium at Duke University, Johns Hopkins, and the University of Texas at Austin seeks applications from current Ph.D. students for its Predoctoral Fellowship Program.  AWC offers pre-doctoral fellowships to advanced Ph.D. students to live and work at one of the three partner institutions for one year: Duke University, American Grand Strategy (AGS) Program. Johns Hopkins University, Henry A. Kissinger Center for Global Affairs at SAIS. University of Texas at Austin, Clements Center for National Security Applicants from all disciplines whose research bears directly on…

Deadline: Friday, December 31, 2021 (11:59 p.m. ET)
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Call for Papers: The Indo-Pacific & American Foreign Policy

The America in the World Consortium and the Clements Center for National Security (UT-Austin) invites students, scholars, and policy practitioners to submit proposals for a one-day conference on issues facing the Indo-Pacific region and its role in American foreign policy and strategy. Click here for details on how to submit proposals.

Deadline: Wednesday, December 1, 2021
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