Fulbright-Nehru Distinguished Chair Fellowships


The distinguished chair fellowships for four months are designed for full professors to teach graduate students at the host institution, travel to prominent higher education institutions to give guest lectures and take part in symposia and conferences. Distinguished Chairs also work with faculty members at the host institution on program development and curriculum design. Proposals should demonstrate an interest in active collaboration with Indian scholars and the host community. Academic disciplines that will be considered: Agricultural Sciences; Economics; Education; Energy, Sustainable Development and Climate Change; Environment; International Relations; Management and Leadership Development; Media and Communications with focus on Public Service Broadcasting; Public Administration; Public Health; Science and Technology; the Study of India with a focus on contemporary issues; and Study of the United States. For Study of India or the Study of the United States (American Studies) the areas could include: language and literature, history, government, economics, society and culture, religion, and film studies


Deadline(s):August 01, 2017

Funding Type(s): Teaching, Travel

Eligibility: Individual (Postdoctoral)

Area(s): South Asia

Keyword(s): Climate change, Energy, Sustainable development, Media and communications, Public Service Broadcasting, Science and technology, Management and Leadership Development, Environment, International Relations, Global Health, Public policy
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