Joseph McNicholas

Director of Research Opportunities, Franklin Humanities Institute

In 2016, the FHI appointed Joseph McNicholas as its first Director of Research Opportunities. The DoRO focuses on pre-award administrative and programmatic facets of large-scale interdisciplinary humanities sponsored research activities related to the FHI. The position also plays a key role in supporting and coordinating complex proposal projects across Duke University’s Humanities, Arts, and Interpretive Social Science departments, including collaborative opportunities with other schools, University Institutes, and units at Duke and beyond.