This award is a flexible combination of teaching, advising students, research, and international academic collaboration projects that entails teaching a minimum of two 90-minute class sessions per week. The format, content, and level of the individual courses (advanced undergraduate and graduate) and research foci are negotiated on a consensual basis with the host institution, contingent upon the grantee’s interests and expertise. MCI is interested in establishing relationships with the scholar’s US institutions and expects the visiting professor to facilitate and sustain these cooperations. Institutional documents indicating the intent of collaboration will enhance your application.
MCI is seeking scholars with interdisciplinary interests and approaches to work in one or more of the following fields:
- Engineering or life sciences such as:
- Biotechnology and food engineering
- Environmental, process, & energy engineering
- Industrial engineering and mechatronics
- e-learning / distance learning
Preference is given to engineering and life sciences. More information about the various disciplines and programs can be found on the MCI website.
This award is located at MCI Management Center Innsbruck, an internationally oriented, 3,000-student-strong entrepreneurial spin-off of the University of Innsbruck.
- Health and accident insurance
- Stipend of €5,000 per month
MCI also provides the grantee with housing on campus.