CERGE-EI Career Integration Fellowships (CIFs)
Career Integration Fellowships
Apply for a Career Integration Fellowship
CERGE-EI Career Integration Fellowships (CIFs) are available for Western-educated economists returning to Central and Eastern Europe and the countries of the former Soviet Union to take full-time academic posts.
We are currently accepting applications for fellowships beginning in the 2016-17 academic year. For full details and information about how to apply, please download the application information packet here:
The deadline for applications is 15 April 2016. Email queries should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Throughout the post-communist world, societies desperately need better understanding of fundamental economic principles. CERGE-EI Teaching Fellows’ Career IntegrationFellowships enable talented young people with Western PhDs to return to their home countries and assume full-time university positions. Back in their home country, these passionate teachers play a key role in creating support for both free minds and free markets.
Career Integration Fellowships provide crucial salary supplements, modern pedagogical training, access to electronic literature and data, and a support network of like-minded scholars.The fellowship also provides the opportunity to organize research stays at CERGE-EI.
The fellowship carries an award of $7200 per year and is guaranteed to be provided for 3 years. If the program receives sufficient funding in the future, fellowships may be renewed. The fellowship is provided over and above the salary paid by the university where the fellow will teach.
Countries where Career Integration Fellows are currently teaching:
Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Uzbekistan
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