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Fulbright - Graz University of Technology Visiting Professor

DEADLINE August 1
LENGHT OF GRANT 4 months
STARTING DATE October (winter term) or March (summer term)
LOCATION Graz University of Technology
COMMENTS This grant is generously funded by the host institution

Deadline: August 1

Length of Grant: 4 months

Starting Date: October (winter term) or March (summer term)

Location: Graz University of Technology, Graz

Benefits: €5,000 per month, accident and health insurance and a travel grant (€800).

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

Elegibility: 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.

Grant Activity: A flexible combination of teaching and research activities that entails teaching a minimum of two class sessions (90 minutes each) per week in one of the programs offered at the Graz University of Technology under the auspices of its 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): Applications will be considered in all disciplines related to the fields of specialization listed below. The TU Graz is especially but not exclusively interested in candidates with proposals related its central concerns in one of the five "Fields of Expertise" that are focal points of its research agenda and collaborative efforts with business and industry: advanced materials science; human and biotechnology; information, communication, and computing; mobility and production; and sustainable systems.

Comments: For additional information on the research clusters at the TU Graz, consult TU Graz Research Clusters.

Contact Information: Potential candidates may contact Heidrun Mörtl (+43-316-873-6427), Director Welcome Center, International Relations and Mobility Programs with queries.

Recipients of this award

  • Helen Chan, Lehigh University, 2016-17
  • David Petr, University of Kansas, 2015-2016
  • Daniel Lepek, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, 2015-2016
  • Elias Strangas, Michigan State University, 2014-2015
  • Steven Keller, Miami University, 2013-2014