Fulbright Scholar Program

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12583-PL
Fulbright Distinguished Scholar Award

Distinguished Scholar in Humanities at Maria Curie-Sklodowska University

Poland
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Award Activity

Award holders will be expected to teach one regular course for undergraduate/graduate 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 Scholar will be encouraged to give talks at UMCS humanities and social sciences units as well as participate in collaborative research with UMCS scholars. Their time will be equally divided between teaching and research (50% teaching - 50% research). The award holders will be expected to affiliate publications completed during their stay in Lublin with UMCS.  

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Advise and/or mentor students
  • Conduct a research project designated by the host institution
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length
Award is offered for 4, 5 or 9 months (a semester or an academic year).
Award Dates

Since the academic year in Poland starts in October, grants cannot start prior to that date. One-semester grants must begin either in October 2022 or February 2023; two-semester grants must begin in October 2022.

October 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023 or October 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023 or February 1, 2023 - June 30, 2023.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
American Studies
Film/Cinema Studies
History, American
Linguistics
Literature, American
Literature, non- U.S.
TEFL
Application Deadline
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Activity Type
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
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.

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
1
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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