Author Archives: Brian Humphreys, Ph.D.

About Brian Humphreys, Ph.D.

I recently earned my doctorate in political science from Rutgers. My academic research focuses on the reestablishment of political order in conflict zones. I'm currently serving as special project assistant at GradFund.

The “Thesis” Variable and the Fulbright-IIE Research-Study Grant

Series Note: GradFund recently conducted an extensive analysis of more than 100 past Fulbright applications in order to better understand what characteristics predict success. Using a number of different statistical techniques, we were able to identify three variables that consistently … Continue reading

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Literature Citations, Literature Reviews, and the Fulbright IIE Research-Study Grant

Series Note: GradFund recently conducted an extensive analysis of more than 100 past Fulbright applications in order to better understand what characteristics predict success. Using a number of different statistical techniques, we were able to identify three variables that consistently … Continue reading

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“Affiliation Depth” and the Fulbright-IIE Research-Study Grant

Series Note: GradFund recently conducted an extensive analysis of more than 100 past Fulbright applications in order to better understand what characteristics predict success. Using a number of different statistical techniques, we were able to identify three variables that consistently contributed … Continue reading

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