Call for Applications: Summer Research University Srebrenica-Potocari, Deadline: May 14

*Call for Applications: Summer Research University Srebrenica-Potocari*

5 places are available for a 3-week research program in July 2010 in Srebrenica-Potocari, Bosnia and Herzegovina for research topics related to Genocide, Transitional Justice, Post-Conflict Studies, and Human Rights.

Eligibility:
The program is open to MA students, PhD candidates, or researchers affiliated with an academic institution. Fluency in English is required. We welcome applicants of every citizenship and nationality.

Full room and board, as well as transportation within BiH will be provided at no cost to participants.

Program Dates: 5 July – 24 July 2010

Application Deadline: 14 May 2010

Detailed information is available at: http://sru.potocarimc.ba/

The Summer Research University Srebrenica-Potocari, established through the Srebrenica-Potocari Memorial Center, is a three-week program for postgraduate students and researchers to conduct research projects on topics related to Genocide, Transitional Justice, Post-Conflict Studies, and Human Rights.

The program integrates field research with an opportunity to participate in the annual Peace March from Nezuk to Potocari and to attend the Commemoration Ceremony in Potocari. Following this, researchers remain in Srebrenica to conduct their projects; participants will be provided with working space in the facilities in Potocari and will have access to primary resources from prominent institutions in the field.

During this time, there will be guest lecturers, discussion opportunities, and visits to locations relevant for field research. Researchers will present their progress at the end of the program.

Participants will be provided with free room and board, as well as transport within Bosnia and Herzegovina. Participants must cover their own travel expenses to Sarajevo.

For details, please see website: http://sru.potocarimc.ba/

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