Program Number: 13061
Title: Feinberg Foundation Visiting Faculty Program
Sponsor: Weizmann Institute of Science
SYNOPSIS: The Feinberg Foundation Visiting Faculty Program aims
to attract recently tenured (or tenure track) academics from around the world for visits (of one month to three months) to the Weizmann Institute for the pursuit of collaborative research (preference will be given to those with no previous ties to Weizmann Institute).
Established Date: 05/19/2010
Follow-Up Date: 02/04/2016
Review Date: 01/27/2015
Address: Academic Affairs Office
Weizmann Institute of Science
PO Box 26
Deadline Ind: Receipt
Deadline Open: No
The Fellowship is tenable during the current and the following academic year (the academic year begins October 2015 and ends September 2017).
Award Type(s): Collaborative Project
Citizenship/Country of Applying Institution:
Locations Tenable: Israel Institution
Appl Type(s): Faculty Member
Target Group(s): NONE
Funding Limit: $0 SEEBELOW
Duration: 3 MONTHS
Indirect Costs: Unspecified
Cost Sharing: No
Sponsor Type: Professional/Academic Assoc & Soc.
Geo. Restricted: NO RESTRICTIONS
OBJECTIVES: The principle aim of the program is to form ties
with young individuals whom it is hoped will develop in the future into leaders in their fields. Fellows accepted to the program will additionally be expected to give seminars or mini-courses thus contributing the enrichment of graduate student’s education.
The Feinberg Foundation Visiting Faculty Program Fellowships are available to suitable candidates from abroad (preference will be given to those with no previous ties to Weizmann Institute). They are intended for outstanding scientists from institutions of higher learning and research institutions, who have achieved appropriate recognition in their fields of activity and who are recently tenured or on a tenure track.
The Feinberg Foundation Visiting Faculty Program Fellowships are awarded for a period of one month to a maximum of three months. The terms of the fellowship awarded are determined by the Institute and may include financial remuneration and/or round trip airfare (at the cheapest direct commercial fare) and/or rent free housing. (elg)