The Visiting Fellow will be invited to spend a six-month term between October 2021 and June 2022 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 faculty member or a student of the European Forum’s teaching programs, her or his department should co-sponsor 25% of the stipend (€5,500, resp. € 2,750).
Eligible to apply for a fellowship are PhD candidates or faculty members in any discipline within the humanities and social sciences whose research interests correspond with the IWM’s main research fields.
- 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 is April 04, 2021.
Applicants will be notified about the decision by May, 09, 2021.
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