The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies offer fellowship for Global South Scholar-In-Residence Programme for young professors from developing and emerging countries, Switzerland 2013
Study Subjects: International and Development studies (anthropology, history, law, politics and political science, and economics)
Course Level: Research
Scholarship Provider: The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
Scholarship can be taken at: Switzerland
- Candidates must hold a PhD and have a full time tenure-track or tenured position in an academic institution in Africa, Asia, or Latin America
- Their teaching and research activities and interests must fit with the Institute’s disciplines and fields of expertise (international affairs, development studies, development economics, sociology and anthropology of development, international economics, international relations, international law, international history and politics)
- Special consideration will be given to individuals with an interest in international governance and/or research on international organisations in Geneva to join the Institute’s Programme for the Study of International Governance.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Yes
Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: Africa, Asia and Latin America
Scholarship Description: This fellowship is open to outstanding young professors from universities from developing and emerging countries pursuing advanced research in areas bridging the fields of international and development studies, broadly defined, and working in disciplines such as anthropology, history, law, politics and political science, and economics.
Scholars receive a contribution towards living expenses. The Scholarship also covers round trip travel to and accommodation in Geneva. The selection will be based on the quality of research. Quality being equal, selection may be guided by an interest in promoting gender and regional diversity. Candidates should demonstrate how their research stay will contribute to their academic career and their home institution.
Apply: By Electronically
Deadline: 1st of October 2012 for Spring Semester 2013; 1st of March 2013 for Fall Semester 2013
Further Scholarship Information and Application: http://graduateinstitute.ch/corporate/institute/visiting/in_residence_en.html