ERASMUS + Exchange Program for Academic Staff - Spring 2019

30 December 2018

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

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!