The Fulbright Specialist Awards are Open for Applicants
The Fulbright Commission of Ireland is seeking expressions of interest from Irish institutions to bring a Fulbright Specialist to their institution for two to six weeks.
Fulbright Specialist Awards are made to qualified U.S. faculty and professionals, in select disciplines, to engage in short-term collaborative projects at host institutions. If you are interested in hosting a Fulbright Specialist, please submit an application before February 14th, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.
Purpose: The program is designed to enable Irish colleges, research centers, and educational and cultural institutions to invite US academics / professionals to assist with any aspect of development, such as new courses, research programs, or administrative structures, for example. The placement can be for any period from two to six weeks. It is a creative and cost-effective way of accessing US academics and professionals who might not be free to come for longer periods.
Eligible Academic Disciplines:
- American (U.S) Studies
- Applies Linguistics/TEFL
- Business Administration
- Communications and Journalism
- Computer Science
- Environmental Science
- Information technology
- Library Science
- Peace and Conflict Resolution Studies
- Political Science
- Public Administration
- Public/ Global Health
- Social Work
- Urban Planning
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