ERASMUS + Exchange Program for Academic Staff - Spring 2019

24 June 2019

Caucasus University announces applications for Academic Staff to participate in the Erasmus + exchange program. Mobility planning/participation is available in the spring semester of 2019.

 

The Erasmus + exchange program for international mobility of academic staff covers travel expenses and grants scholarships. The amount of the scholarship is determined in accordance with Erasmus + guidelines and the laws of the recipient country.

 

To teach at a partner university, staff mobility is one week (includes 5 business days, though the university may offer increased mobility days) and includes mandatory 8 lecture hours.

 

Applications may be made by a full-time academic staff/guest lecturer at Caucasus University who has experience in conducting English language courses.

 

For the spring semester of 2019, mobility is available at the following universities and programs:

 

 

Lille Catholic University also offers academic staff the opportunity to participate in International Student Week (February 11-15, 2019). Within the framework of this week, the lecture on the following specific topics will be available:

 

  1. General context of the European/Global economy/economies (Brexit, challenges, opportunities, others...)
  2. How to do Business with… (a country or world region, particularities)
  3. Culture and Business (how culture, territories, traditions… impact international economies/ possible conflicts – for instance: traditional costumes within luxury brands of clothes…)
  4. Import/Export issues, supply chain of products, fair trade…

 

 

In order to participate in the competition, interested academic staff / lecturer with invited status should submit the following documents in English:

 

  • Copy of International Passport 
  • Filled Application Form (See Appendix #1)
  • EUROPASS CV (See Appendix #2) (See Appendix # 3)
  • Essay that should reflect: Experience of working at Caucasus University; Information on projects and programs in which the applicant has participated with CU or as a representative of CU
  • 1 letter of recommendation from the faculty; (Dean\Head of Academic Program)

 

The following applications won’t be considered:

 

  • Incomplete or inconsistent with established requirements;
  • Delayed or presented in stages.

 

Candidates can apply online by November 30, 2018 at ir@cu.edu.ge

The candidate should indicate in the email subject line the name of the selected university where they’r eapplying. Each document should be labeled accordingly.

 

Selection procedure: 

 

  • Applications are reviewed by the Caucasus University Competition Commission;
  • The commission will nominate the selected candidates;
  • Information / documents on selected candidates will be provided to the receiving university
  • Final selection of academic staff by the receiving university;

 

For more information, please contact the Caucasus University Department of Foreign Affairs, Room B25.

 

Good luck!