Fulbright Scholar Program

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12152-EZ
Fulbright Distinguished Scholar Award

Fulbright-Charles University Distinguished Scholar at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics

Czech Republic
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Award Activity

Teach one or two courses (maximum three hours) per week at advanced undergraduate and graduate levels. Consult on curriculum development and discuss topic of specialization with faculty. 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 research project designated by the host institution
  • Conduct a research project of the applicant’s choosing
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length
Three to ten months
Award Dates

One-semester grants must begin in either September or late January; two-semester grants must begin in September.

Locations

Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Astronomy
Computer Science
Information Sciences/Systems
Mathematics
Physics
Areas of Interest

The award is open to any specialization in all the fields offered at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, including, but not limited to, computer science, mathematics and physics.

Special Features

Host institutions can provide assistance with locating housing and schooling for dependents (English language pre-school, elementary and secondary schools are available in Prague).

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
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 2
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
212-984-5326

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