Fulbright Scholar Program

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10577-BR

Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Legal Theory Studies at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro

Brazil
Western Hemisphere

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Award Details
Grant Activity

Teach graduate courses and develop collaborative research with faculty.

In addition to being a prestigious academic exchange program, the Fulbright Program is designed to expand and strengthen relationships between the people of the United States and citizens of other nations and to promote international understanding and cooperation. To support this mission, Fulbright Scholars will be asked to give public talks, mentor students, and otherwise engage with the host community, in addition to their primary activities‎.
Grant Length
Four months
Grant Dates

Grants must begin in either July 2020 or March 2021. For Flex grants, please see Flex Option section.

Locations

Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro – PUC Rio

Flex Option
Yes
Flex Description

Flex grants, which allow the grant to be split into two two-month in-country visits between July 1, 2020 and September 30, 2021, will be considered. There must be a period of no less than two months between the two in-country stays.

Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Law
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.

Critical Legal Studies

Law and Society

Democratic Theory

Human Rights 

Refugee Studies

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Distinguished Chair
Program Staff
Angelica Serna
Regional Program Officer
Phone: 
202-686-4000
Email: 

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