Yes. Participation in the program, however, is conditional upon (1) graduation from an accredited PhD program prior to the year of participation in the James Buchanan Fellowship program and (2) employment as an academic (such as a faculty member, researcher, post-doctoral fellow, in an academic leadership position, etc.) at an accredited university or an organization dedicated to in-depth research in social sciences or other sciences during the year of participation in the James Buchanan Fellowship program.
Please note that we view it to be the responsibility of the applicant to determine whether work related to their formal academic employment or future academic employment will interfere with full involvement in the program. Applicants who can commit to full participation in the program are strongly encouraged to apply.