Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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11474-MC

Fulbright-Schuman Chair at the European University Institute (Florence, Italy)

  • Multi-country
  • European Union
  • Italy
Global/Multi-country
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

One American scholar will be selected as Fulbright- Schuman Chair at the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence, Italy. During the 2021- 2022 academic year, the Chair will be located at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. This Chair award rotates and depending on the year, it may be hosted by College of Bruges in Belgium in future years.

The scholar selected for this professorship is expected to conduct his/her own research program, teach courses for the Institute as agreed with the hosting Department, organize one presentation about Fulbright-Schuman scholarships for current students, co-supervise postgraduate students, 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.

Grant Length
3 to 9 months
Grant Dates

Fall 2021 semester, Spring 2022 semester or one academic year starting in September 2021.

Locations

European University Institute in Florence, Italy

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Economics
History, non- U.S.
Law
Political Science
Sociology
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.

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.

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Activity
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Distinguished Chair
Number of Grants
1
Program Staff
Carleen Velez
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-686-4021

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