Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Visiting Scholar – Short Term

first_imgThe Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Visiting Scholars conductresearch on important issues related to the United States, Europeand World Order at the Johns Hopkins University School of AdvancedInternational Studies (SAIS) in Washington, D.C.During the academic year 2019-2020 the university intends to hostthe following scholars:• 1 academic year scholar for a nine (9) month period fromSeptember 2019 to May 2020• 2-3 short-term scholars for an in-residence period of between 1and 3 monthsScholars are integrated into research, training, and outreachactivities of the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Professor atthe university. During the academic year 2019-2020 research andrelated activities will focus on Europe’s role in global order.Scholars will join a cohort of post-doctoral fellows who will focuson this subject during a regular series of high-level seminars,peer review sessions, and opportunities for direct engagement withsenior foreign policy practitioners and leading scholars ofstatecraft and world order. Each scholar is expected to complete aresearch paper during the period of residence according to theterms of the assignment entered into with the Foundation.To view the posting seeking long term scholars, visithttp://apply.interfolio.com/57774Applicants must have a doctorate or be at the post-doctorate level,have demonstrated research capacity, be fluent in English, and beeligible for a J-1 visa. Preference will be given to those who areno more than 6 years beyond completing their dissertation, althoughothers are also eligible.For the short-term scholars, preference will also be given toqualified and competitive candidates from Austrian institutions,but we encourage applications from candidates from other countriesas well.StipendEach scholar will enter into a research assignment with theAustrian Marshall Plan Foundation and will receive a monthlystipend of up to $5,000, minus U.S. taxes; an office with computer;Internet access; access to Johns Hopkins University libraries andother facilities. Each scholar is expected to take care of his/hertravel, accommodation, health care coverage and livingexpenses.Application ProcedureEach applicant should submit the following (in English):1. A cover letter supporting the application.2. A 3 to 5 page double-spaced statement that proposes a researchproject, including its relevance to the research interests asoutlined above.3. A curriculum vitae.The applicant is responsible for collecting all materials andsubmitting them before March 30, 2019.The Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Visiting Scholars areselected by the Austrian Marshall Plan Foundation Professor and theAustrian Marshall Plan Foundation. Applicants will be notified byApril 30, 2019.The 2019-2020 academic year scholar begins on September 3, 2019.Short-term scholars can begin anytime between September 3, 2019 andMay 1, 2020.Interested, qualified applicants should send inquiries, coverletter, a current CV, and other documents via the Apply Nowlink.The Johns Hopkins University is committed to equal opportunity forits faculty, staff, and students. To that end, the university doesnot discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, marital status,pregnancy, race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age,disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity orexpression, veteran status or other legally protectedcharacteristic. The university is committed to providing qualifiedindividuals access to all academic and employment programs,benefits and activities on the basis of demonstrated ability,performance and merit without regard to personal factors that areirrelevant to the program involved.The successful candidate(s) for this position will be subject to apre-employment background check.If you are interested in applying for employment with The JohnsHopkins University and require special assistance or accommodationduring any part of the pre-employment process, please contact theHR Business Services Office at [email protected] For TTYusers, call via Maryland Relay or dial 711.The following additional provisions may apply depending on whichcampus you will work. 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