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Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards


Fulbright-University of Vienna Visiting Professor of Social Sciences

Europe and Eurasia


Award Details
Grant Activity

A flexible combination of teaching and research activities that entails teaching at least two courses (classes meet once a week for 90 minutes) and may include advising or supervising advanced students.

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
Four months
Grant Dates

Grant should begin on either October 1, 2019 or March 1, 2020.


University of Vienna

Flex Option
Discipline Type
Please see Specializations below

Applications are sought in the following disciplines of Social Sciences:  Communication, Political Science, Social and Cultural Anthropology, Sociology, Science and Technology Studies as well as Nursing Science. The University of Vienna is seeking scholars to work with one or more of its departments associated with the the Faculty of Social Sciences (http://sowi.univie.ac.at/en).

Number of Grants
Core (Open to all levels of scholars, including early career)
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Application Deadline
Program Staff
Aferdita Krasniqi
Outreach and Recruitment Analyst

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