This grant offers a flexible combination of teaching and research activities that entail teaching three class sessions (90 minutes each) per week in one of the master's programs offered at the IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems—located 80 km (50 miles) upstream from Vienna on the Danube in the UNESCO World Heritage Region of Wachau—in the fields of specialization listed below. The School of Business has three master's degree programs taught in English: international business and economic diplomacy, marketing, and innovation and transformation.
Additional 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.
Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
- Advise and/or mentor students
- Assist in faculty, curriculum, and/or program development
- Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses designated by the host institution
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered:
None, English is sufficient. However, the feasibility of conducting the project must be demonstrated in the project statement.
Instruction is in English; some knowledge of German is desirable but not required. For research, foreign-language proficiency sufficient to complete the proposed project is required (unless it can be conducted in English). For applicants without local-language proficiency, the feasibility of conducting the project must be demonstrated in the project statement.
- €5,000 per month (approx. $5,500; exchange rates may fluctuate)
- Travel and relocation allowance of €1,000 (approx. $1,100; exchange rates may fluctuate)