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11197-HU

Fulbright-University of Szeged Scholar Grant

Hungary
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Grant Activity

The scholar will be expected to teach up to three courses and to take part in the activities expected of other University of Szeged scholars.

Scholars applying for a joint teaching and research project may undertake research within their area of specialization.

Grant Length
Four months
Grant Dates

Grants must begin in either September 2021 or February 2022.

Locations

The University of Szeged is one of Hungary's most prestigious higher education institutions. It is the knowledge center of South-East Hungary playing an active part in facilitating regional, social, economic and cultural development in the Southern Great Plain region of the country.

The university's twelve faculties offer hundreds of training courses. International study programs have been available since 1985. Over 2,500 students of 90 nationalities study here each year. The university has good connections with more than 500 high-ranking universities from all over the world. In 2014 the university was ranked highest of the Hungarian higher education institutions on the QS World University list.

The University of Szeged is a research university where outstanding research, development and innovative work is conducted.

The 2,500 instructors and researchers are actively involved in national and international research projects. There are 19 doctoral schools and numerous internationally renowned research teams, many of which are also supported by the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

The one-time rector of the university, Albert Szent-Györgyi received the Nobel Prize for Physiology and Medicine in 1937 for his discoveries of - among others - the vitamin C content of paprika, a famous product of the region.

For further information on the university, please click here.

Extreme Light Infrastructure (ELI) Laser Research Centre

The new ELI (Extreme Light Infrastructure) Laser Research Centre in Szeged, will largely contribute to the scientific and technological developments of the region and the university. It will open a doorway into new territories within Physics as well as establishing such new technical developments as relativistic microelectronics and small laser particle accelerators. ELI will have a considerable impact on numerous fields of materials sciences, medicine and environment protection.

For further information on ELI, please click here.

University of Szeged

University of Szeged, Faculties

University of Szeged video

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.

Areas of special interest: agriculture, American studies, English as a foreign language, economics and business studies, film studies, law, linguistics, religious studies

Special Features

Housing (except utility costs) and airport transfers will be provided by the university.

Application Deadline
Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Activity
Teaching
Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Academics, all levels including early career
Number of Grants
Up To 2
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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