Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

10537-IS

Fulbright Senior Scholar Fellowship at Hebrew University

Israel
Middle East and North Africa

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Award Details
Grant Activity

The Fulbright Senior Scholar Fellowship at Hebrew University is a joint fellowship to senior faculty to be carried out at the Hebrew University. This fellowship enables American senior scholars to pursue a semester of research and/or teaching at the Hebrew University.

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
4 months
Grant Dates

Grants can take place during the 2020-21 academic year as agreed upon with host institution.

Locations

Grant activity will take place at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, founded in 1918 and opened officially in 1925, is Israel’s premier university as well as its leading research institution. The Hebrew University is ranked internationally among the 100 leading universities in the world and first among Israeli universities. The recognition the Hebrew University has attained confirms its reputation for excellence and its leading role in the scientific community. It stresses excellence and offers a wide array of study opportunities in the humanities, social sciences, exact sciences and medicine. The university encourages multi-disciplinary activities in Israel and overseas and serves as a bridge between academic research and its social and industrial applications.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines
Special Features

During their grant period, Fulbright U.S. Scholars in Israel may apply for a short-term regional travel grant (five to 14 days) for participation in a variety of activities including faculty and student lectures, graduate or faculty seminars, curriculum development, public lectures, panel presentations, needs assessment, conferences, or some combination thereof. 

Number of Grants
1
Activity
Research
Teaching
Teaching/Research
Category
Open to all levels of scholars, except early career
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Closed
Program Staff
Julia Gordon
Phone: 
202-686-4000

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