INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS


Lady Davis Fellowships in Israel: November 30 Deadline

Awards for study, research or teaching on graduate, post-doctoral or professorial levels at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem or the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, are available for the 1997-98 academic year.

Lady Davis Fellows are selected on the basis of demonstrated excellence in their studies and promise of distinction in their chosen fields of specialization, as well as on qualities of mind, intellect and character.

Graduate Fellowshipsonly students, who are enrolled in a Ph.D. program overseas, are eligible to apply for the Fellowship at the Hebrew University. Applicants to the Technion must have completed their studies with excellent marks.

Post-Doctoral Fellowshipscandidates may apply not later than 3 years after completion of their Ph.D. dissertation. The grant is intended to defray the cost of the Fellows' travel, tuition (where applicable) and to meet reasonable living expenses.

Visiting Professorshipsare intended for candidates with the rank of Full or Associate Professor at their own institutions. They are tenable for one or two semesters. The grant includes a professorial salary and travel.

All Fellows are subject to acceptance and approval by the respective institutions.

Applications forms can be obtained from:

Lady Davis Fellowship Trust
Hebrew University, Givat Ram Campus
Jerusalem 91904 ISRAEL

Completed applications for all levels of the Fellowship must reach the office of the Trust not later than November 30, 1996.


Fulbright Visiting Scholar Programs; U.S. Special Programs

November 1 Deadline

January 1 Deadline


Penn/Leuven Faculty Exchange: October 14 Deadline

Applications are invited from all Penn faculty interested in participating in Penn's exchange with Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (K.U.Leuven) in Belgium. Round-trip economy airfare and a modest per diem are provided for teaching and research visits of at least one month and not more than one semester. Knowledge of Dutch is not required. A faculty host at K.U.Leuven must be identified.

The application deadline for spring 1997 short-term and fall 1997 semester-long faculty exchanges is Monday, October 14, 1996. Inquiries concerning later visits are welcome.

For an application form and further information, contact

Dr. Joyce M. Randolph, director,
Office of International Programs,
133 Bennett Hall/6275
Phone: Ext. 8-4665
e-mail: randolph@pobox.upenn.edu.


Almanac

Volume 43 Number 3
September 10, 1996


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