August 3, 2020

Dr. Berk Esen shares opinion on conversion of Hagia Sophia into a mosque

Dr. Berk Esen, a consultant on the project, “Mindful Moral Identity and Public Virtue among Humanitarian and Democratizing Justice Exemplars in the Context of Turkey,” which is funded by the “Self, Virtue, and Public Life Project,” shared his opinions on BBC World about conversion of Hagia Sophia into a mosque.  Click to Listen
April 20, 2020

Post-docs in Leadership and Character in Computer Science and Engineering at Wake Forest

We have two new postdoctoral fellowships with the Program for Leadership and Character at Wake Forest, one in collaboration with the Department of Computer Science and another in collaboration with the Department of Engineering. They are supported by grants from the Lilly Endowment and Kern Family Foundation, respectively. Links to the full job descriptions are below: Teacher-Scholar Postdoctoral Fellow, Program for Leadership and Character […]
March 9, 2020

3-year research fellowships with the Oxford Character Project

Oxford Character Project is recruiting five University of Oxford postdoctoral fellows (four Research Fellows and a Psychology Research Fellow) to work on a 3-year, Templeton-funded project, exploring the intersection between character formation, leadership development and institutional culture in four specific sectors: business, finance, law and technology. We will conduct research in these industries and design and deliver character and leadership development […]
December 2, 2019

Open positions in the Program for Leadership and Character, Wake Forest University

Wake Forest University is seeking to expand its Program for Leadership and Character by hiring six new staff to assist with student programming, research, and assessment. The positions are funded by a grant from the Lilly Endowment to develop leaders of character at Wake Forest and support other colleges and universities who seek to infuse leadership and character on their […]
April 26, 2019

Nancy Snow Interviewed by Louisa McCune of the Kirkpatrick Foundation

Project co-director and director of the Institute for the Study of Human Flourishing, Nancy Snow, was recently interviewed by Louisa McCune, executive director of the Kirkpatrick Foundation and editor in chief of Art Desk, a quarterly publication of the Kirkpatrick Foundation devoted to the contemporary arts, performance, and thought. The interview, published by Art Desk under the title “The Art […]
November 14, 2018
Bizzell Reading Room

Now Accepting Applications for Two Postdoctoral Fellowships

We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for two, nine-month postdoctoral research fellowships. Significant research focus must be on issues related to the self, civic virtue and public life broadly construed. The fellowships will begin on August 16, 2019 and end on May 15, 2020. Those already in temporary or tenure-track positions are welcome to apply to spend […]
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