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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

8473-MC

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

  • European Union
  • Italy
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

The grantee will spend up to nine months at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy, focusing on developing professional skills such as teaching, academic writing and publishing, and job market presentation within the field of EU studies. (S)he will have close contact with the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies, which is devoted to interdisciplinary, comparative, and policy research on the major issues on the European integration process, and the Max Weber Programme (MWP), currently the largest international postdoctoral training programme in the social sciences.

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 research or teaching activities‎.
Grant Length
Three to nine months
Grant Dates

Grants are tenable between September 2018 and June 2019.

Locations

European University Institute (Florence, Italy)

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines, but applications in the following disciplines are preferred:
Disciplines
Area Studies
Economics
History (non-U.S.)
Law
Political Science
Sociology
Number of Grants
One
Activity
Teaching/Research
Category
Core (Postdoctoral award, open only to early career scholars)
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
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