The Visiting Fellow will be invited to spend a six-month term between October 2019 and June 2020 at the IWM in Vienna to pursue a research project while working in residence at the Institute as a member of its international, multidisciplinary scholarly community.
Senior fellows will receive a stipend of €22,000, junior fellows of €11,000 to cover accommodation, living expenses, travel, health insurance and incidentals during the stay at the Institute. Furthermore, the IWM will provide an office, access to the Internet, in-house research facilities and other relevant research resources in Vienna. In addition, the IWM will offer lunch five days a week. If the fellow chosen is not a student of the European Forum’s teaching programs, his department should co-sponsor 25% of the stipend (€ 2,750).
Eligible to apply for a fellowship are candidates in any discipline within the humanities and social sciences whose research interests correspond with the IWM’s main research fields.
The application should be submitted electronically to email@example.com and should contain the following documents:
- the application form
- a concise research proposal in English (max. 4 pages, double spaced, A4)
- abstract (appr 70 words)
- a curriculum vitae and passport photo
- two references (scholars familiar with the applicant’s academic work)
Deadline for Application:
The deadline for application is March 17, 2019.
Applicants will be notified about the decision by April 30, 2019.
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