This research scholarship is intended for academics: PhD holders, postdocs and professors or equivalent, who want to experience collaboration with ITMO University on a short-term basis.
Join ITMO Short-term programs!
One of the main aims is to facilitate valuable collaborations with research groups, applying techniques that are fitting the research direction of the host laboratory.
The applications aimed at developing cutting-edge scientific fields that fit into the strategic research areas of ITMO University would be given priority consideration.
Interdisciplinary projects bringing together the strategic research areas of ITMO University (e.g. Computer Technologies and Controls,
Focused on delivering specific expertise on a chosen subject matter, teaching workshops and/or innovative courses designed by the candidate, counseling and working with students in individual and small group sessions.
From lecturing the curriculum of double degree programs to presenting short-term courses, there’s variety of opportunities to contribute to topical expertise and cutting-edge teaching methods.
International professors can expect a student-oriented learning environment with an emphasis on real-world, global experience.
Please note: Courses must be delivered exclusively in English.
|1 month||Two-week courses (On special occasions: less than two weeks) .|
|Expected Results (KPIs)|
Please note: ITMO Fellowship and Professorship Program deliverables cannot be substituted for deliverables of other ITMO University programs (for the purposes of reporting).
|Min 3 ECTS (108 academic hours) course exclusively in English: theory and/or practice.|
* According to USD to Russian Ruble exchange rate on February 28, 2018.
** We cover all of the above-mentioned expenses but not more than 130 000 RUB for the stay.
* According to USD to Russian Ruble exchange rate on March 1st, 2018.
** We cover all of the above-mentioned expenses but not more than 170 000 RUB for the course
|How to Apply|
Before submitting the application, please contact the host Unit to plan a collaborative Research Project. Hosting Unit must confirm its commitment to work with the candidate by the Letter of Support.
The Letter of Support must include:
Details of application procedure and application form are available here. Application and all supporting documents to be submitted exclusively in English.
We expect the successful candidates to start their work at ITMO University within 6 months after the winners are announced.
Before submitting an application, please contact the host Unit and approve the syllabus for the course.
The department must confirm its commitment to work with the candidate with the Letter of Support.
The Letter of Support (in English) must include the name of the candidate and the potential course/module name and a signature of the Head of the Unit.
Research proposal must contain:
1. Course title
3. Relevance to ITMO University/ Host Department educational programs
4. Syllabus (scope, topics, duration and prelim. dates, audience, prerequisites, learning outcomes, structure, grading rules, etc.)
5. Candidate’s teaching background
6. Software/equipment/literature/supplies that should be provided by ITMO University.