This award offers a flexible combination of teaching and research activities that entails at least two courses (classes meet once a week for 90 minutes) and may include advising or supervising advanced students. The format, content, and level of the individual courses (advanced undergraduate and graduate) are negotiated with the host institution.
The University of Graz is interested in an interdisciplinary approach to cultural studies that fits with one (or preferably more) of the following: American studies, ancient and modern history, archaeology, art history, Jewish studies, digital humanities, classical and modern languages and literature, ethnology and cultural anthropology, linguistics, translation studies, musicology, and philosophy.
Scholars selected for this award will be required to:
- Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses of the applicant’s choosing
Only applications in the following disciplines will be considered:
- Information sciences/systems
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 advantageous but not required. If German proficiency is required to complete the proposed research project, competency thereof must be documented in the project proposal.
- €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)