Fulbright Scholar Program

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12458-TD
Fulbright Scholar Award

Multiple Disciplines - College of Science, Technology and Applied Arts

Trinidad and Tobago
Western Hemisphere

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Award Details
Award Activity

This award is for a pre-arranged affiliation with the College of Science, Technology, and Applied Arts (COSTAATT). The type of activity will depends on the field, as outlined below:

Entrepreneurship: Teach upper level courses for the Bachelor's of Business Administration program in Management and Entrepreneurship. Design and deliver professional development workshops and seminars for faculty in research and publication in entrepreneurship. Mentor and guide faculty in undertaking case study research in small, medium and family enterprises (SMEs) in Trinidad and Tobago. Ph.D. or MBA with significant experience in teaching entrepreneurship at undergraduate level and in research (especially case studies) is required.

Information Technology: Teach upper level courses for the Bachelor's of Science degree program in Information Technology. Assist in curriculum review and revision and in the design of an outcomes assessment project in preparation for re-accreditation in 2018-19, and assist the faculty in the design of related research projects. Design and deliver professional development workshops and seminars for IT faculty and general public. Ph.D. in Computer Science/Information Technology, with experience in curriculum design and development, assessment and grant writing is required. Applicants with a master’s degree in Computer Science/Information Technology with at least six years of teaching experience at undergraduate level and prior industry experience at managerial level are also welcome to apply.

Nursing: Teach upper level courses for the Bachelor's of Science program in Nursing. Assist in the review of the curriculum and in the design of an outcomes assessment project in preparation for program accreditation with the National League for Nursing Accreditation Commission (NLAC). Work with the Dean of the School of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, the Department Chair and the faculty in the design of a post-graduate diploma in nursing to expand the pool of nursing faculty qualified to teach in the bachelor’s degree program. Experience in clinical supervision or a Ph.D. in Nursing Education with at least ten years of teaching experience and experience in curriculum development, program assessment and program accreditation is required. Applicants with a master’s degree of Nursing with at least ten years of teaching experience at undergraduate level are also welcome to apply.

Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
  • Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Award Length
Four to nine months
Award Dates

Grants can begin between August 2022 and December 2022.

All Scholars to Trinidad & Tobago are required to attend a pre-departure orientation, which typically takes place in late June in the United States, prior to beginning their Fulbright grant. 

Flex Option
No
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Disciplines
Business
Nursing
Areas of Interest

Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered: Business, Entrepreneurship; and Nursing.

Special Features

COSTAATT will assist the scholar in finding suitable and safe housing, with proper amenities.

Application Deadline
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Activity Type
Teaching
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Teaching includes classroom teaching, as well as giving guest lectures, workshops, and seminars, and engaging in other related activities. Classroom teaching is typically at the undergraduate and graduate level, and courses may be designed by the scholar or prescribed by the host institution and may be taught or co-taught by the scholar. The teaching load varies by award, as well as the host institution. Scholars may also consult on building research capacity, advise graduate students, and assist with thesis advising.

Teaching/Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) not required
Career Profile
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
Approximately 1
Program Staff
Michelle Bolourchi
Outreach and Recruitment Specialist
Phone: 
202-326-7753
Email: 

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