Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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12513-EI
Fulbright Scholar Award

Geoscience/Earth Science

Ireland
Europe and Eurasia

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Award Details
Award Activity

Duties will vary depending on the host institute, but they should include teaching/research activities in the field of earth science.

Teaching plans should be developed in collaboration with the host institute and point of contact. Topics may be beyond the curriculum currently provided, but they should complement the existing program.

Applicants should be aware of the resources available at the host institute for both teaching and research.

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Conduct a research project designated by the host institution
  • Conduct a research project of the applicant’s choosing
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses designated by the host institution
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length and Period

10 months maximum

One-semester grants must begin in either September 2022 or January 2023; two-semester grants must begin in September 2022.

Locations

Scholars may affiliate with the Geological Survey Ireland (GSI) or with any appropriate Irish Higher Educational Institute in Ireland.

Applicants intending to base themselves at the GSI will be expected to support teaching programs in one or more Irish Higher Education Institutes (e.g. Universities, Institutes of Technology). The GSI will also support lecturers/researchers visiting Geoscience Departments in Irish Higher Education Institutes.

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only projects in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Environmental Sciences
Geology
Special Features

The Commission organizes a comprehensive two-day orientation that includes Irish language training and cultural events.

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.

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
Up To 2
Program Staff
Kimberly Williams
Outreach and Recruitment Officer
Phone: 
202-326-7765

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