Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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Peace Studies (Teaching)

East Asia and the Pacific


Award Details
Award Activity

Teach graduate-level courses focusing on the causes of armed conflict; how to develop ways to prevent and resolve war, genocide, terrorism, and gross violations of human rights; and how to build peaceful and just systems and societies. Average class size is eight to 15 students and the in-class teaching requirement is three hours per week. Grantees will also advise students and assist with curriculum development.

Award Length
4 or 10 months
Award Dates

Grants must begin September 1, 2021 or March 1, 2022.


The Graduate Institute of Peace Studies, Kyung Hee University, Gwangneung Campus, Namyangju, Gyeonggi

Flex Option
Discipline Type
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered
Area Studies, non- U.S.
History, American
History, non- U.S.
Political Science
Religious Studies
Areas of Interest

East Asian Comparative Studies; Global Governance; International Security Policies; Human Rights and Democracy; the United Nations and Global Peace; Peace and Conflict Resolution; Regional Politics and Economy; Regional Organizations in the Asia-Pacific Region; U.S. Politics; Diplomacy and Negotiation

Special Features

Fulbright East Asia Pacific Regional Travel Program

Fulbright Scholars in the East Asia and Pacific (EAP) region have the opportunity to apply for funds to support short-term (3-14 days) travel to other countries in the EAP region for activities such as lectures, workshops, graduate or faculty seminars, master classes or recitals, curricular advising or panel presentations.  EAP Regional Travel Program funding covers transportation only. Regional Travel Program activities/host sites should not be included in the initial Fulbright application.  Scholars may pursue invitations for short-term activities in other EAP countries once notified that they have been selected for a Fulbright grant, and may only apply for travel program funds once they have actively started their Fulbright grant in their host country.  Scholars on Flex grants are not eligible for the regional travel grant.

Application Deadline

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.

Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Number of Recipients
Program Staff
Sarah Causer
For U.S.-Korea IEA

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