The University of Memphis (my graduate alma mater) is pleased to announce a new fellowship program for prospective MA students in applied anthropology who are seeking to work in customer experience and business anthropology.
The ServiceMaster Design and Innovation Ethnography Fellow will receive core training in ethnographic methods and apply their skills in a business environment for 20 hours a week throughout the academic year, in a research support role on the ServiceMaster Experience Team. In return for their work at ServiceMaster, fellows receive full tuition reimbursement (up to $11,000) as well as a $10,000 stipend.
The UM Department of Anthropology graduate program is now taking applications for Fall 2017. For fullest consideration, apply by April 1, 2017
To apply: Submit your application for MA study to the Department of Anthropology plus (1) a separate letter of intent specifying why you are interested in gaining experience in a corporate environment like ServiceMaster, (2) a writing sample showcasing your research capabilities, and (3) a resume.
For more information and program coordinator contact details, visit the department’s website.
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