Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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12024-CM
Fulbright Scholar Award

All Disciplines

Cameroon
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Award Details
Award Activity

Scholars will teach advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in any discipline offered at a participating host institution and may provide tutorials and student advising. They may also supervise graduate student research and mentor faculty. Conduct research in area of specialization. Applicants combining teaching and research are advised to plan on an 80:20 teaching-to-research ratio.

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Advise and/or mentor students
  • Assist in faculty, curriculum, and/or program development
  • Conduct a research project of the applicant’s choosing
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses designated by the host institution
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length
10 months
Award Dates

Grants may begin in October 2022 in accordance with the host institution's schedule.

Locations

Participating public universities:

University of Douala
Professor François Xavier Etoa
ud@camnet.com

University of Dschang
Professor Roger Tsafack Nanfosso
infos@tsafack-nanfosso.com or udsrectorat@yahoo.fr

University of Ngaoundéré
Prof. Ms. Chinje Uphie Melo
chinjeuphie@yahoo.co.uk

University of Maroua
Professor Idrissou Alioum
idrissoualioum@yahoo.fr
University of Yaounde I
Professor Maurice Aurelien Sosso
rect.uyi@uycdc.uninet.cm

University of Yaounde II Soa
Professor Adolphe Minkoa She
contact@universite-yde2.org

Participating Private Universities:

Catholic University of Central Africa Yaounde
Professeur Abbé Jean Bertrand Salla  
rectorat@recteur@ucac-icy.net; fntonga@yahoo.fr; absalla@yahoo.fr

Protestant University of Central Africa (UPAC) Yaounde
Rev. Professor Timothy Bouba Mbima
rectorat@upac-edu.org

Saint Jerome Catholic University Institute of Douala

Mr. Powohe Emmnuel, General Administrator: epowole@yahoo.fr

PKFokam Institute of Excellence, Cameroon

Professor Thomas Njine, Rector, njinet@yahoo.fr; thomas.njine@pkfokaminstitute.com

Other:

Centre Pasteur Cameroon Malaria Research Laboratory
Dr. Lawrence Ayong
ayong@pasteur-yaounde.org

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all disciplines
Areas of Interest

The following fields are of interest to Cameroonian universities: agriculture, American history, American literature, anthropology, archaeology, art, biological sciences, business administration, chemistry, communications, computer sciences, economics, education, engineering, environmental sciences, geography, geology, information sciences, journalism, linguistics, mathematics, medical sciences, philosophy, physics, political science, psychology and sociology.

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity Type
Teaching
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Teaching includes classroom teaching, as well as giving guest lectures, workshops, and seminars, and engaging in other related activities. Classroom teaching is typically at the undergraduate and graduate level, and courses may be designed by the scholar or prescribed by the host institution and may be taught or co-taught by the scholar. The teaching load varies by award, as well as the host institution. Scholars may also consult on building research capacity, advise graduate students, and assist with thesis advising.

Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
Early Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for no more than seven years.

Number of Recipients
Approximately 1
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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