Each academic year the University of Birmingham hosts a Fulbright Distinguished Chair, the most prestigious Fulbright award. This generous six-month secondment enables a prominent US professor to be based at the University of Birmingham, with access to all the University’s research collections, and will provide an opportunity to undertake research and build links in the UK.
Applications for 2016-17
Applications for the 2016-17 year are closed.
Applications for 2017-18
The timeline for 2017-18 applications:
- 2 February
Competition opens, applications available from the Fulbright website (CIES.org)
- 3 August
- November – January
Applications will be evaluated, short-listed candidates invited to interview
- Mid January
Telephone interviews will be conducted. Find out about telephone interviews with Fullbright.
Candidates will be receive notification.
For further information regarding the Fulbright Distinguished Chair Award, please contact Mrs Catherine Lemon, Americas Development Manager, University of Birmingham.