5733 exterior

The exterior of 5733 S University

5733 sign

The Center’s home at 5733 S University

Leila Ahmed

Lelia Ahmed gives a lecture in May 2012

Alison Bechdel and student

Alison Bechdel speaks with a student at an exhibition of her work

Lauren Berlant and Mel Chen

Professor Lauren Berlant introducing guest speaker Mel Chen

Lauren Berlant and Kristen Schilt

Professors Lauren Berlant and Kristen Schilt participate in a zine making workshop

Hillary Chute and Alison Bechdel

Professor Hillary Chute and Alison Bechdel

Classroom

Students participate in a classroom discussion at CSGS

Community room

The Community Room at 5733 S University

Student question

A student asks a question after a talk by Kimberly Peirce in October 2011

Fellowships & Grants

The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality Small Grant for Research in the Social Sciences

Deadline: Rolling, by email to stuohey@uchicago.edu

Eligibility: University of Chicago PhD students in Social Sciences programs who have (a) research project(s) focused on gender- and sexuality-related topics. Grants can be up to $500. This grant can cover a variety of costs, including subject interview fees, travel to conferences, lodging. Please see the application form by clicking on SSD-CSGS Small Research Grant.

Please contact Student Affairs Administrator Sarah Tuohey (stuohey@uchicago.edu) with any questions.

The Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture and the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality Dissertation Fellowship Competition

Deadline: Friday, April 3, 2015, 12:00 PM by email to csrpc_csgsfellowshipapplications@lists.uchicago.edu

Eligibility: University of Chicago PhD candidates from all disciplines who are working in the intersection of the topics of race and ethnicity and gender and/or sexuality studies are encouraged to apply. University of Chicago doctoral students who have completed all requirements for the Ph.D. but the dissertation, including formal admission to candidacy, and expect to complete all field work by September 1, 2015 are eligible to apply. Residency at CSRPC/CSGS during the main three academic quarters is essential. Some travel for research for brief periods is allowed, but this must be discussed with the Faculty Directors in advance. This fellowship comes with a stipend of $21,000 for the academic year 2015-16, a research fund of up to $1,000, tuition, student fees, and health insurance under the Basic Plan.

Please see more detailed information and the application form by clicking on CSRPC-CSGS Dissertation Fellowship.

Please contact CSRPC-CSGS Student Affairs Administrator Sarah Tuohey (stuohey@uchicago.edu) with any questions.

The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality Dissertation Fellowship Competition

Deadline: Friday, April 3, 2015, 12:00 PM by email to csgsfellowshipapplications@lists.uchicago.edu

The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality (CSGS) is pleased to announce the dissertation fellowship competition for the academic year 2014-15. There will be two fellowships awarded.

Eligibility: University of Chicago PhD candidates from all disciplines who are working in the areas of gender and or sexuality studies are encouraged to apply. Applicants must have been admitted to candidacy by April 3, 2015 and should be at an advanced stage of writing the dissertation. Residency at CSGS during the main three academic quarters is essential. Some travel for research for brief periods is allowed, but this must be discussed with the CSGS Faculty Director in advance. This fellowship comes with a stipend of $21,000 for the academic year 2015-16, tuition, student fees, and health insurance under the Basic Plan.

Please see more detailed information and the application form by clicking on CSGS Dissertation Fellowship Application.

Early applications are welcome. Please contact Student Affairs Administrator Sarah Tuohey (stuohey@uchicago.edu) with any questions.

The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality Residential Fellowship Competition

Deadline: Friday, April 3, 2015, 12:00 PM by email to csgsfellowshipapplications@lists.uchicago.edu

For 2015-16, the Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality will offer up to four Residential Fellowships in gender and/or sexuality studies.

Eligibility: University of Chicago PhD candidates from all disciplines are encouraged to apply. This fellowship provides a research fund of $1,000 along with shared office space at the Center. Recipients of the fellowship are expected to participate in and present at the Gender and Sexuality Studies Workshop and to attend CSGS events as well as participate in the intellectual life of the center as a whole.

Please see more detailed information and the application form by clicking on CSGS Residential Fellowship Application.

Early applications are welcome. Please contact Student Affairs Administrator Sarah Tuohey (stuohey@uchicago.edu) with any questions.