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12142-AU
Fulbright Scholar Award

Fulbright-St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences Visiting Professor of Computer Science and Security

Austria
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Award Activity

A flexible combination of teaching and research activities that entails teaching a minimum of two courses (classes meet once a week for 90 minutes) in one of the degree programs in the field of information security offered at the St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences.

Grant-related activities may also include advising or supervising advanced students as well as developing joint research projects with faculty. The format and content of individual courses and research objectives are negotiated on a consensual basis with the host institution, contingent upon its needs and the grantee's interests and expertise. The Department of Computer Science and Security is seeking individuals that are also open to making an active contribution to the research conducted at the department as well as to publishing jointly written research papers.

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Advise and/or mentor students
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses designated by the host institution
Award Length
four months
Award Dates

Grants must begin in late September 2022 or late February 2023 in line with the Austrian academic year and in order to attend the mandatory orientation. Teaching and research at the host institution will begin on October 1, 2022 or March 1, 2023.

Locations

St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences.

St. Pölten is a city with 54,000 inhabitants located 40 miles west of Austria's capital, Vienna. The city is located within convenient commuting distance to Vienna, with excellent connections to public transportation (25-minute train ride from Vienna with trains departing from Vienna every 30 minutes). The St. Pölten University of Applied Sciences is only a 12-minute walk from the train station and city center.

To learn more about St. Pölten, click here.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Computer Science
Information Sciences/Systems
Areas of Interest

IT security/information, security or data science. Specializations may include digital forensics, network security, secure software development, industrial security, security management, privacy, big data, data science, machine learning, blockchain technologies, and intelligence-driven security.

Application Deadline
Closed
Activity Type
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Career Profile
Early Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for no more than seven years.

Mid-Career Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than seven, and less than 13, years.

Professionals
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Awards are open to individuals who have more than seven years of experience in a particular profession.

Senior Academics
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Awards are open to those who have been working in the capacity of a teacher or scholar for more than 13 years.

Number of Recipients
1
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
212-984-5326

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