This is a fantastic, unique opportunity: a chance to earn a Fulbright doing research on a Deaf-related topic in Italy. Description below, or click on image (above) or link (below) for more details.
Graduate students with an interest and background in deafness related studies, with at least some experience in the area of the proposed project will be considered.
Proposals should involve research, teaching, and/or collaboration on projects aimed at iproving the lives of deaf and/or deaf-blind children; improving the lives of deaf adults; improving infrastructure accessibility for deaf individuals; strengthening specific areas of expertise that are lacking in Italy.
Examples include: early intervention for deaf and/or deaf-blind children; deaf education; specialized teaching methods for deaf-blind children; bilingualism and bi-culturalism; school psychology; clinical psychology; counseling; theater education; art education; interpreter education; teaching ASL to deaf students; teaching English through ASL; developing tools that will contribute to creating a positive environment where deaf and/or deaf-blind people can enjoy free and total access to curriculum and the world around them.