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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

9136-AU

Fulbright-Management Center Innsbruck (MCI) Visiting Professor

Austria
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

A flexible combination of teaching, advising students, research and international academic collaboration projects that entails teaching a minimum of two courses (classes meet once a week for 90 minutes). Format, content and level of the individual courses (advanced undergraduate and graduate) and research foci are negotiated on a consensual basis with the host institution, contingent upon the grantee’s interests and expertise. MCI is interested in establishing relationships with US institutions and hopes the Visiting Professor is able to facilitate cooperation.

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

Grant should begin on either October 1, 2019 or March 1, 2020.

Locations

The award is located at MCI Management Center Innsbruck, an internationally-oriented and entrepreneurial institution with 3,000 students, developed as a complement to the University of Innsbruck.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines, but applications in the following disciplines are preferred:
Disciplines
Biological Sciences
Business Administration
Chemistry
Communications
Economics
Education
Engineering
Environmental Sciences
Information Sciences
Law
Political Science
Sociology
Specializations

MCI is seeking scholars with interdisciplinary interests and approaches to work in one or more of the following fields: Business, Management, Economics, Social Sciences, Business Law, Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights, Information Technology, E-Learning/Distance Learning, Engineering or Life Sciences (e.g. Mechanical, Electrical, Medical, Process, Environmental, Biology, Food). The topics Health Economics, Health Policy as well as Food Safety & Health are of preference.

For more information about the various disciplines and programs offered at MCI please refer to Management Center Innsbruck.

Special Features

MCI will either provide the grantee with housing, or subsidize housing with a stipend up to €800 per month for four months, contingent upon the grantee’s needs.

Number of Grants
One
Activity
Teaching/Research
Category
Core (Open to all levels of scholars, including early career)
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Analyst
Phone: 
212-984-5326

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