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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

9474-MC

Fulbright-Schuman Chair at the College of Europe (Bruges, Belgium)

  • Belgium
  • European Union
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

One American scholar will be selected to lecture on the topic of U.S.-EU relations at the College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium or the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, Italy.  The universities rotate depending on the year. During the 2019-2020 academic year, the Chair will be located at the College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium.

The scholar selected for this professorship is expected to conduct his/her own research program, teach a minimum of two courses for the Institute, organize one presentation about Fulbright-Schuman scholarships for current students, co-supervise master’s theses and contribute to the academic life of the Institute through the organization of other activities, such as giving special lectures for the college community, organizing conferences (budgetary considerations permitting), and developing extracurricular activities for students related to his/her academic specialization.

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
One semester or one academic year
Grant Dates

Fall 2019 semester, Spring 2020 semester or one academic year starting in September 2019.

Locations

College of Europe in Bruges, Belgium

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines, but applications in the following disciplines are preferred:
Disciplines
American History
Area Studies
Communications
Economics
History (non-U.S.)
Law
Political Science
Public Administration
Specializations

U.S.-EU relations, security studies

Special Features

The Fulbright Commission in Belgium pays for the participation and transportation costs for the grantee to participate and present one lecture at its annual EU/NATO seminar held in Brussels, Belgium and Luxembourg each spring.

Number of Grants
One
Activity
Teaching/Research
Category
Core (Distinguished Chair)
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
Program Staff
Michelle Bolourchi
Outreach and Recruitment Analyst
Phone: 
202-326-7753

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