List the university, major, and date of graduation (or expected date) for each degree (BA, MA, PhD). For the PhD in particular, indicate field (e.g., cultural anthropology, conservation biology), university, and expected data of graduation.
List the courses you have taken in research methods, both qualitative and quantitative, in any field. Include courses in research design, data collection, and data analysis.
List fieldwork experience (include type, location, and duration).
What are your substantive areas of interest (rural versus urban focus, ecological, economic, medical, etc.).
Describe your long-term career goals and how this
training would fit those goals.
Describe possible topic for PhD dissertation and list three possible geographical sites.