Submissions Sought For AISC Faculty Fellowships
December 15, 2004 From American Institute of Steel Construction, Inc.
The American Institute of Steel Construction is accepting proposals for the AISC Faculty Fellowship to be awarded in 2005. The program is designed to utilize research activities to develop promising faculty and graduate degree level students for both academic and design careers in the structural steel industry while also promoting useful research.
The Fellowship awards $30,000 per year over a four-year period to the selected faculty fellow. The funds are provided to:
- Conduct research meeting the long-term needs of the structural steel industry.
- Assist in leveraging additional outside funds for fellowship related research.
- Develop graduate students for academic and design careers in the structural steel industry.
For more information on the program, please visit www.aisc.org/research.
Eligible candidates wishing to respond to this invitation must submit the application on or before the application due date. The application must be submitted in both hard copy and as an electronic file (either MS Word or as a .pdf). The electronic copy may be sent via email to [email protected].
AISC would appreciate advanced notification of the intent to submit an application. Notice of intent can be emailed to [email protected]. The notice of intent should include the name of the candidate, the name of the institution and the subject of the proposed research.
For more information contact:
VP of Communications
American Institute of Steel Construction
The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, and market development. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information.
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