Call for Papers | Applications - Part 19

posted by PP on 2005/04/28 16:35

[ Call for Papers | Applications ]

The London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), with the funding from the Open Society Institute (OSI) and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), offers up to ten individual grants for 3- month study visits at the London School of Economics and Political Science for junior/middle level faculty from Albania, Bosnia- Hercegovina, Croatia, Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and FR Yugoslavia (Republic of Serbia, Republic of Montenegro and Kosovo province at present under UN administration).
Awards are for academic staff employed by the universities and higher educational institutions in the afore mentioned countries specialising in social sciences. They are intended to enable prospective candidates to upgrade their teaching and research skills, teaching methods and curricula.

Prospective candidates:

  • are nationals of and normally resident in one of the aforementioned countries at the time of applying for the award
  • have held a teaching position at a university or higher educational institution in the country of residence for more than 2 years
  • have a PhD or have submitted a PhD thesis
  • are not older than 45 at the time of applying for the fellowship

Each award will provide a stipend for living expenses sufficient for a single Fellow, return economy airfare and book allowance. The costs of health insurance will also be covered by the grant. On completion of the fellowships, faculty are expected to return to their home country.

Junior fellows who manage to develop collaborative research and/or teaching activities with their LSE counterparts will be eligible for the renewal of the grant.

Every application must comprise:

  • four completed copies of the Application Forms
  • an outline of proposed course syllabi and research proposal
  • applicant's CV
  • 2 reference letters sent directly to the LSE/OSI/FCO Administrator:
    LSE/OSI/FCO Administrative Officer
    Centre for the Study of Global Governance
    Room M207
    London School of Economics
    Houghton Street London WC2A 2AE
    United Kingdom
Completed application forms should be submitted by registered post or e-mailed to reach the LSE by May 30, 2005.

Short- listed candidates will be required to attend an interview. The costs of travel for the interview will be covered by the grant awarding body.


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Seitenwechsel. Geschichten vom Fußball. Hgg. v. Samo Kobenter u. Peter Plener. Wien: Bohmann 2008, 237 pp.
(Weitere Informationen hier)
Transcarpathica. Germanistisches Jahrbuch Rumänien 3-4/2004-2005. Hgg. v. Andrei Corbea-Hoisie u. Alexander Rubel. Bukarest/Bucuresti: Editura Paideia 2008, 336 pp.
[Die online-Fassung meines Einleitungsbeitrags "Thesen zur Bedeutung der Medien für Erinnerungen und Kulturen in Mitteleuropa" findet sich auf Kakanien revisited (Abstract / .pdf).]
Seitenweise. Was das Buch ist. Hgg. v. Thomas Eder, Samo Kobenter u. Peter Plener. Wien: Bundespressedienst 2010, 480 pp.
(Weitere Informationen hier wie da, v.a. auch do. - und die Rezension von Ursula Reber findet sich hier [.pdf].)
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