EU Visiting Scholar in Residence
The Centre for European Studies at Carleton University (Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence, Ottawa) invites applications for a position as scholar-in-residence for a period of four months, from September-December 2018. The position will involve teaching an MA-level seminar on a topic in European Union Politics; the precise topic will be determined in consultation with the successful applicant to reflect his/her scholarly expertise. The course will be cross-listed between two teaching units at the university, the Department of Political Science and the Institute of European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies (EURUS). In addition to teaching, the visitor will be expected to give one research lecture at the Centre for European Studies on a topic of his/her choice. Participation in other teaching or outreach activities (such as guest lectures in other courses) are encouraged and will be facilitated. The visitor may also have the opportunity to visit other Jean Monnet Centres of Excellence in Canada. We will discuss a plan to maintain teaching and/or research collaboration after the visitor returns to Europe. Applicants must be based at an academic institution in an EU member state. We are seeking applicants with a completed Ph.D. in a relevant field and with a record of publication, research, and teaching. The scholar-in-residence will receive a stipend to cover travel and accommodation expenses, as well as a fee for teaching.
Applications should include the following documents:
- A letter of application, explaining the applicant’s interest in the position;
- A curriculum vitae, including a list of scholarly publications and teaching experience;
- A brief outline (maximum 200 words) of one or more potential topics for the course; and
- A copy of a recent publication on a topic relating to European Union politics.
Please submit required materials electronically no later than deadline, to CanadaEU@carleton.ca. All materials should be included as attachments in a single email with the title line “CES Scholar in Residence, YOUR NAME”.
For further information, potential applicants may email Prof. Achim Hurrelmann, Co-Director, Centre for European Studies, at email@example.com. However, please do not send application materials to this email address.
This program is supported by a grant from the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union, and by Carleton University. Carleton University is committed to equality of employment for women, aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities. Persons from these groups are encouraged to apply.
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