Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

10536-IS

Fulbright Senior Scholar Fellowship at Tel Aviv University

Israel
Middle East and North Africa

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Award Details
Grant Activity

The Fulbright Senior Scholar Fellowship at Tel Aviv University Award is a joint fellowship to senior faculty to be carried out at Tel Aviv University (TAU). This fellowship enables American senior scholars to pursue a semester of research and/or teaching at TAU. 

The Mortimer and Raymond Sackler Institute of Advanced Studies will be the official host of the fellow and the contact at the university, while the hosting academic unit is responsible for providing an office and/or laboratory space.

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 Tel Aviv University. 

Israel's largest and most comprehensive institution of higher learning, TAU is home to over 30,000 students studying in nine faculties and over 125 schools and departments across the spectrum of sciences, humanities and the arts. Situated in Israel's cultural, financial and technological capital, TAU shares Tel Aviv's unshakable spirit of openness and innovation – and boasts a campus life as dynamic and pluralistic as the metropolis itself. Tel Aviv the city and Tel Aviv the university are one and the same – a thriving Mediterranean center of diversity and discovery. Tel Aviv University is Israel's first choice for students, and its graduates are the most sought after by Israeli companies. Global in outlook and impact, TAU advances teaching and research that break down the walls between disciplines, striving to address the twenty-first century's most pressing challenges through bold, interdisciplinary solutions.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Applications are sought in all appropriate disciplines
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
Monday, September 16, 2019
Program Staff
Julia Gordon
Phone: 
202-686-4000

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