Leif J. Sverdrup Global Teaching Fellowship – Applications Now Open

Sep. 18, 2017

Leif J. Sverdrup Global Teaching Fellowship – Applications Now Open
Applications now open for the Leif J. Sverdrup global teaching fellowship

[Updated Oct. 12, 2017: The submission deadline for Fall 2018 the applications has been extended to Nov. 15, 2017, from the previous deadline of Oct. 15.]

Applications for the Fall 2018 term are now open. The Leif J. Sverdrup Global Teaching Fellowship is the university’s in-network faculty mobility program.

This program allows faculty the opportunity to travel to teach for a term or semester at one of the following Webster international campuses:  Athens, Geneva, Leiden, Vienna, Accra, Cha-am/Bangkok, St. Louis (main campus and Gateway campus). 

The fellowship funds travel, housing and some incidental costs. Both full-time and adjunct faculty are eligible to apply. Full-time faculty must have completed at least one academic year at Webster to be eligible. Adjunct faculty must have taught at least six courses at Webster to be eligible.

Applications

The submission deadline for Fall 2018 the applications has been extended to Nov. 15, 2017.

Visit this page for more information and to access the online application.

Info Sessions

Program informational sessions will be held over the next two weeks for faculty interested in this round of applications or applying in the future.  

  • Tuesday, Sept. 19, 3 p.m. – 4 p.m., Webster Groves Campus, Faculty Development Center, Library 420
  • Wednesday, Sept. 20, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., Webster Groves Campus, Faculty Development Center, Library 420
  • Wednesday, Sept. 27, 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m., WebEx webinar (login info provided to RSVPs)

Please direct RSVPs and any questions to Hannah C. Verity, director of Global Program Development, at 314.246.7627 or hannahverity72@webster.edu

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