JOINTLY SPONSORED GRANTS
Fulbright - University of Salzburg Visiting Professor
LENGTH OF GRANT 4 months
STARTING DATE October 2020 or March 2021
LOCATION University of Salzburg
COMMENTS This grant is generously funded by the host institution
Location: Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria.
Benefits: €5,000 per month, a travel grant of €1,000 for the grantee only, and health and accident insurance. Housing costs are paid by the grantee.
Language: Lecturing may be done in English; additional German language proficiency is an advantage, but not a requirement.
Eligibility: All applicants must have US Citizenship.
(US Green Card, Permanent Residency or Residency Permit is not sufficient)
Qualifications: Open to faculty of all academic ranks with a PhD, appropriate teaching experience and relevant expertise.
Grant Activity: A flexible combination of teaching and research activities that entails at least two class sessions (90 minutes each) per week, and may include advising or supervising advanced students.
Specialization(s): The Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences of the University of Salzburg is interested in interdisciplinary approaches and seeks applications from researchers in Central / East-Central European History with a specialization in the research field of Habsburg Studies. We especially encourage applications from researchers focusing on questions of national identity, ethnic and confessional minorities and multinational statehood. A focus on historical themes or topics that are of continuing relevance to contemporary society may be beneficial. The successful candidate will have a profile complementary to those of current faculty.
The Fulbright - University of Salzburg Visiting Professor will engage in the following activities:
- Teaching of two class sessions within the newly revised Master's program.
- Presentation and discussion of research findings with advanced students and faculty.
- Participation in joint workshops and seminars with the host institution
- Participation in joint workshops and seminars with neighboring universities (e.g. in the context of our research networks or winter schools).
Recipients of this award
- Katherine Hertlein, University of Nevada - Las Vegas, 2018-2019
- Corey Dolgon, Stonehill College, 2017-2018
- Anthony Robinson, Pennsylvania State University, 2016-2017
- Solomon Harrar, University of Kentucky, 2015-2016
- Mark Weiner, Rutgers University, 2014-2015
- Suzanne Sinke, Florida State University, 2012-2013
- Harry Flechtner, University of Pittsburgh, 2011-2012
- Isaac Kalimi, University of Chicago, 2010-2011
- Larry Schook, University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign, 2009-2010
- Starr Hiltz, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 2008-2009
- William Paul Franke, Vanderbilt University, 2006-2007
- Robert Arking, Wayne State University, 2005-2006
- Norman Yetman, University of Kansas, 2004-2005
- Roger Billings, Northern Kentucky University, 2003-2004
- Husain Kassim, University of Central Florida, 2002-2003
- Stanley Finney, California State University - Long Beach, 2002-2002
- Lewis Erenberg, Loyola University Chicago, 2000-2001