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Fulbright - FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences Visiting Professor

DEADLINE September 16
STARTING DATE October 2020 or March 2021
LOCATION FH Joanneum University of Applied Sciences
COMMENTS This grant is generously funded by the host institution

Location:  FH JOANNEUM University of Applied Sciences is located in Graz and has branch campuses in Kapfenberg and Bad Gleichenberg. Depending on the discipline, scholars will be working on any of the three campuses.

Benefits: €5,000 per month, accident and health insurance and a travel grant (€1,000).

Grant Activity: A flexible combination of teaching and research activities that entail teaching a minimum of  two class sessions (90 minutes each) per week in one of the programs offered at the FH JOANNEUM University of Applied Sciences under the auspices of its information, design, and technology degree programs in the fields of specialization listed below. Grant related activities may also include advising or supervising advanced students as well as developing joint research projects with faculty. The format and content of individual courses and research objectives are negotiated on a consensual basis with the host institution, contingent upon its needs and the grantee’s interests and expertise.

Specialization(s): Computer Sciences, Electronics, Aeronautics

Language: Lecturing is in English. Some knowledge of German is desirable.

Eligibility: All applicants must have US Citizenship.
(US Green Card, Permanent Residency or Residency Permit is not sufficient)

Qualifications: Open to all academics and professionals with appropriate terminal degrees, teaching experience, and expertise.

Comments:  The FH JOANNEUM University of Applied Sciences is seeking candidates with expertise related to its central concerns. Consult www.fh-joanneum.at for more information about the individual departments of the host institution and its information, design, and technology degree programs.

Contact information: Potential candidates may contact Birgit Hernády, Head, International Relations with queries: birgit.hernady@fh-joanneum.at.

Recipients of this award

  • (David) Robert Adams, Grand Valley State University, 2018-2019
  • Roy Issa, West Texas A&M University, 2015-2016
  • Jerry Scripps, Grand Valley State University, 2014-2015