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Distinguished Chair in Humanities and Social Sciences at the American Studies Center, University of Warsaw

Europe and Eurasia


Award Details
Grant Activity

The award holder will teach two courses per semester at the American Studies Center, University of Warsaw--one for undergraduates and one for MA students. Each BA course consists of one 90-minute class per week for 15 weeks (at the MA level, some courses consist of 135-minute classes, also once a week, for 15 weeks). The Distinguished Chair will also be expected to give public lectures and generally engage in the academic life of the ASC.

Grant Length
Awards are offered for either 4, 5 or 9 months—that is, for a semester or an academic year. One-semester visits last either from October through January or from February through June; two-semester grants begin only in October.
Grant Dates

October 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022 or October 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022 or February 1, 2022 - June 30, 2022 Grants may only begin in October or in February.

Flex Option
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
American Studies
Area Studies, non- U.S.
Film/Cinema Studies
Gender Studies
History, American
International Relations
Literature, American
Political Science
Public Policy
Religious Studies
Areas of Interest

While this award is open to any project in the disciplines listed above, there is interest in scholars who are in these particular specialty areas.

American Studies, with related disciplines (sociology, economics, politics, history, culture, art history, and literature), and interdisciplinarity; also Western Hemispheric studies and Latin American studies. 

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Distinguished Chair
Academics, except early career
Number of Grants
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer

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