J. William Harris Named to the Fulbright Distinguished Research Chair

J. William Harris Named to the Fulbright Distinguished Research Chair

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Monday, February 03, 2014

J. William Harris, professor of history, has been named to the Fulbright Distinguished Research Chair at the Roosevelt Study Center (RSC) in the Netherlands for next year.  He will be in residence there for one semester.

This prestigious chair allows prominent U.S. scholars in the field of U.S. history and American Studies to be affiliated for a four-month period with the RSC, and to work on a contracted book project or article(s) for a peer-reviewed academic journal. Awards in the Fulbright Distinguished Chairs Program are viewed as among the most prestigious appointments in the Fulbright Scholar Program.