Westlake Distinguished Fellows shall be nominated by the Westlake community including the Advisory Committee of the Program, the President, Deans of the three Schools, and the University Academic Committee. Direct applications and self-nominations are not accepted. Please send the nomination materials as follows in PDF format to

The nomination form (please download the form or complete the form online and save with your changes)
A full CV of the nominee

Once the nomination is accepted and confirmed, the eligible nominee will be invited to submit the application materials as follows:

 A cover letter 
 An updated and complete Curriculum Vitae
 A research statement specifying the research you will pursue at Westlake University (up to 2 pages) 
 Three letters of recommendation from colleagues familiar with your scholarly work (to be sent by the referees directly to

Complete and Download Nomination Form