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ACU Titular Fellowships 2013

The ACU Titular Fellowships provide opportunities for staff from ACU member universities and employees working in industry, commerce or public service in a Commonwealth country to spend periods of time in other member universities or relevant institutions outside their own country. Preference will be given to workers in the following priority subject areas: agriculture, forestry and food sciences, biotechnology, development strategies, earth and marine sciences, engineering, health and related social sciences, information technology, management for change, professional education and training, social and cultural development and university development and management.

A summary of the awards is as follows:

Swansea University Fulton Fellowship:

Tenable at the University of Wales Swansea. Awarded for any of the  priority subjects listed above.
Country of Tenure: United Kingdom

The Worshipful Company of Chartered  Accountants in England  and Wales Fellowship:

At least one Fellowship open either to professionally qualified accountants or to established members of university faculties or related fields. Tenable at a Commonwealth university which either provides courses approved by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, or provides courses in, or closely allied to, business education. Section A of the nomination form may be completed either by the head of the candidate’s firm/company, or by the Executive Head of the proposed host university.

Country of Tenure: Any Commonwealth country other than home country


Wighton Titular Fellowship in Engineering:

Open to full-time staff, academic or technical, of engineering  departments in any of the developing country universities in  membership of the ACU. Intended especially for the enhancement of laboratory teaching capacity.

Country of Tenure: Any Commonwealth country other than home country

The University of Manitoba Fellowship:

Tenable at the University of Manitoba. Awarded for any of the priority subject areas listed above.

Country of Tenure: Canada


The George Weston Limited, Canada, Fellowship:

In agriculture, forestry, and food science/ food technology
Country of Tenure: Any Commonwealth country other than home country


The University of Oxford Fellowship:
Tenable at the University of Oxford. Awarded in any of the priority subject areas listed above.
Country of Tenure: United Kingdom

The Jacky McAleer Memorial Fellowship:

In memory of Jacky McAleer, a former member of staff of the ACU, and  in recognition of her long and outstanding service to the ACU. Awarded in the field of information technology, with priority given to the computerization of record systems or computer-assisted learning.

Country of Tenure: Any Commonwealth country other than home country


The Gordon and Jean Southam Fellowship:

Open to nominees of any of the Canadian universities in membership of  the ACU. Awarded for any of the priority subject areas listed above.

Country of Tenure: Any Commonwealth country other than home country


Applications will be considered ONLY if the applicant is approved by the Executive Head (Vice-Chancellor, President or Rector) of a university in ACU membership. The ACU will also consider applications approved by the chief executive officer of a Commonwealth inter-university organization. Fellowships will be tenable for up to a maximum of six months.



The closing date for applications is 1st June 2013.


For further information and details of how to apply, please visit the webpage:

at  https://www.acu.ac.uk/membership/grants-awards/titular-fellowships/


Or email
acuawards@acu.ac.uk

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