Eric Kline Silverman

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Research Grants

   Major Grants:

       National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship, 2001-2002.
               (to work on the circumcision project and book)

       Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research, 1994.
               (fieldwork in Papua New Guinea)

        Fulbright Award, 1988-89.
               (fieldwork in Papua New Guinea)


   Minor and Institutional Grants:

Summer Stipend, Wheelock College, 2007, to research and write portions of my book A Cultural History of Jewish Dress.
Faculty Development Grant, DePauw Univeristy, to begin work on book A Cultural History of Jewish Dress, 2005.

Faculty Development Grant, DePauw Univ., to prepare a survey on Jewish fathering, 2003.

Faculty Development Grant, DePauw Univ., to begin preparing a project on fatherhood in the United States, 2002.

Presidential Discretionary Fund, Sabbatical Funding, DePauw University, 1999-2000.

Collaborative Faculty-Student Research Grant, DePauw University: investigation of male circumcision cross-culturally (based on the electronic Human Relations Area Files), 1998-1999.

Various DePauw University grants: Faculty Development (Summer Research); Fisher Time-Out (course reduction for research); Presidential Discretionary Fund (research/writing; travel to Africa); Course Development; Professional Conference Fund, 1992-1998.

Travel Grant, Department of Anthropology, University of Minnesota, 1991.

Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, University of Minnesota, 1990-1991.

Institute for Intercultural Studies (New York) Research Grant, 1988-1989.

Shevlin Fellowship, University of Minnesota, 1987-1988.

Small Grants Award, Dept. Anthropology, Univ. of Minnesota, 1986.