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Faculty Opportunities

THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN THIS CURRENT OPPORTUNITY.  THE APPLICATION CYCLE HAS CONCLUDED.  

The IUP Office of International Education is seeking IUP Faculty to apply for short teaching opportunity at Middle East Technical University (METU) in Ankara, Turkey as part of the Erasmus+ Grant.  

TEACHING ACTIVITY:
  • must be a total of minimum of 8 hours for a week
  • must take place during one week
  • selected participant will determine their dates of visit with the hosting department during the active course/exam period:
    • September 23, 2019 - January 14, 2020
    • February 3, 2020 - May, 22, 2020 
  • choose maximum of 2 departments at METU where teaching activity can be conducted. 

APPLICANTS MUST:
  • actively teach at IUP at the time of application
  • be employed for teaching and lecturing at IUP
  • submit application [METU Mobility Proposal.docx] to Dr. Jessica Mulvihill, jess@iup.edu (via email), no later than 11:59 p.m., Sunday October 6, 2019. No paper copies will be accepted. 
    • submit as a word document  
    • submit a cover letter to IUP committee: addressing how you will use this experience to help promote and aid in the existing IUP - METU relationship for future student mobility 

MISCELLANEOUS: 
  • Priority will be given to applicants who have no or limited travel to/ work in Turkey
  • The award funds up to 1,500 Euros and stipend for living of 140 Euros/day for 7 days
  • Participants will be informed about on and off campus accommodation options.  Accommodation costs will be covered by the participants as part of the daily stipend. 
  • IUP nomination committee will select one applicant for nomination to METU
  • Final selection is at the discretion of METU. It is possible for METU academic departments not to accept the applications because of the limited departmental capacity or the incompatibility between the field of the applicants and the present fields of interest in our academic departments. 
APPLICATION: METU Mobility Proposal.docx   THE APPLICATION CYCLE HAS CONCLUDED.