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Distinguished Chair in Humanities at Maria Curie-Sklodowska University

Europe and Eurasia


Award Details
Grant Activity

The award holder will be expected to teach two regular courses for undergraduate/graduate students as well as a more specialized seminar for Ph.D. students in the Chair of British and American Studies or another academic unit at the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University (UMCS). The Distinguished Chair will be encouraged to give talks at UMCS humanities and social sciences units as well as participate in collaborative research with UMCS scholars. The award holders will be expected to affiliate publications completed during their stay in Lublin with UMCS.

Grant Length
Four, five or nine months
Grant Dates

Award is offered for 4, 5 or 9 months (a semester or an academic year).

Since the academic year in Poland starts in October, grants cannot start prior to that date. One-semester grants must begin either in October 2021 or February 2022; two-semester grants must begin in October 2021.

Flex Option
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
American Studies
Film/Cinema Studies
History, American
Literature, American
Literature, non- U.S.
Special Features

In addition to stipend and benefits the University provides housing for the whole grant period. 

Application Deadline
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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