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11313-UK

Fulbright-Scotland Visiting Professorship at the University of Edinburgh, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

United Kingdom
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

In addition to conducting academic research, the university will expect the Visiting Professor to participate in lectures, research seminars and staff seminars at the host school or the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, as appropriate. Informal interaction with students and staff and participation in regular research seminars could extend throughout the academic year.

Award holders may wish to contribute to relevant workshops and colloquia and give lectures and seminars, such as a master's seminar for graduate students in the arts, humanities or social sciences. The university can provide advice on lecturing opportunities outside of Edinburgh, depending on the award holder’s research interests.

Grant Length
Six months
Grant Dates

Grants may begin any time after September 15, 2021 and before February 2, 2022.

Locations

Visiting Professors will be provided with a private office at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities. This historic building is located in central Edinburgh. Award holders will also be expected to teach at one of the academic departments within the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, as appropriate.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all disciplines
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.

While this award is open to any project at the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, there is interest in scholars who are in these particular specialty areas: Economics, Divinity, Business, Philosophy, Psychology or Classics/Archaeology. We also welcome interdisciplinary applications in the Medical Humanities, Environmental Humanities, Digital Humanities or Gender and Sexualities Studies.

Special Features

Scholars in the UK participate in a wide range of academic, cultural and social events and benefit from a variety of additional opportunities provided by the Commission; see Special Award Benefits section for more details.

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
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
212-984-5326

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