Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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12581-RW
Fulbright Scholar Award

All Disciplines

Rwanda
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Award Details
Award Activity

Teach undergraduate (and possibly graduate) courses. Assist in curriculum development, faculty training, and student advising and practice supervision. Conduct research in area of specialization.

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Advise and/or mentor students
  • Assist in faculty, curriculum, and/or program development
  • Conduct a professional and/or artistic project
  • 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

September/October 2022 through June/July 2023

Locations

Please look under Additional Comments section for institution contact information.

 

 

 

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

Preferred disciplines include:

  • Higher Education Administration
  • Arts, Humanities and Journalism
    • Desired specializations include anthropology, communication, creative writing, geography, non-U.S. history, journalism, non-U.S. literature, law, linguistics, political science, public administration, social work, or sociology.
  • Entrepreneurship, Commerce, Business Administration, Economics and Finance
  • STEM, Medical Sciences and Physical Therapy, Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine
    • Desired specializations in STEM include mechanical engineering; industrial or atmospheric chemistry; software and linear programming, information communication technology or commerce; quantum, nuclei, quantum mechanics and computational physics; or parasitology in biology. 

Desired specializations in Medical Sciences and Physical Therapy include pre-clinical or clinical courses, exercise physiology, human anatomy and physiology, therapeutic exercise, pediatric physiotherapy, orthopedic manipulation techniques, or conditions associated with back pain or upper motor neuron lesions. The College of Medicine and Health Sciences can also support specializations in dentistry, medical imaging, ophthalmology, and anesthesia.

Application Deadline
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
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.

Mid-Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than seven, and less than 13, years.

Professionals
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Awards are open to individuals who have more than seven years of experience in a particular profession.

Senior Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than 13 years.

Number of Recipients
Up To 6
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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