Fulbright Program - For Faculty

Several Fulbright Programs will be of interest to faculty. They include:

The Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program sends American scholars, artists, faculty, and professionals abroad to lecture and/or conduct research for up to a year.

The Fulbright Specialist Program sends U.S. faculty and professionals to serve as expert consultants on curriculum, faculty development, institutional planning, and related subjects at academic institutions abroad for a period of 2 to 6 weeks.

The International Education Administrators (IEA) seminars program helps international education professionals and senior higher education officials from the United States create empowering connections with the societal, cultural and higher education systems of other countries.

Helpful resources for those interested in submitting a Fulbright Scholar Application are available at http://www.cies.org/ and the links below:

FACULTY APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 14, 2020 for 2020-21 Core Fulbright Scholar Program (because other Fulbright Scholar Programs may have different deadlines for 2020-21 awards, see https://www.cies.org/programs for the individual program)

The Fulbright program at Teachers College is administered by Dr. Portia Williams, Executive Director of International Affairs and an Assistant Professor (Coterminous) in the Department of International and Transcultural Studies. Dr. Williams has more than 20 years of experience in international education, and has directed, advised, or collaborated on policy and program initiatives in North and sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern Europe, East and South Asia, the Middle East, and the United States. Dr. Williams has led the College's Office of International Affairs since 2008. 
Please direct inquiries to:
Office of International Affairs


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