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Education Abroad Office

Teaching and Research Opportunities

Several of our international education partners provide UofSC faculty the ability to teach, conduct research or participate in seminars overseas, including visiting professor, guest lecture and fellowship opportunities. We are happy to provide more details if you are interested in any of these opportunities. 

Teaching and Research Opportunities

Austria: Vienna University of Economics and Business

The WU International Summer School offers a large variety of economic and business related courses in English are taught by experienced, international lecturers.  If interested, contact along with providing your teaching focus, what level you teach, and also your CV.  You also have the option to contact WU departments directly to see if there are any opportunities.

Chile: University of Chile Visiting Scholars Program

The School of Economics & Business at the Universidad de Chile in Santiago, Chile welcomes visiting scholars for a minimum of two months to a maximum of ten months. The visiting scholar position is open for all areas of business and economics. For those interested in this opportunty, please contact Maria Jimenez at .

Germany: University of Mannheim Visiting Professor Program

Each semester, the Business School of the University of Mannheim welcomes visiting professors from all over the world who teach and conduct research at the chairs of the Business School. *Program opportunity under review*

Italy: Bocconi University Visiting Professor Program

Each year, the Bocconi Visiting Professor Program promotes the presence in the University of distinguished professors and representatives of the Business Community from all over the world. *Program opportunity under review*

Italy: LUISS Guido Carli Visiting Professor Program

LUISS invites applications from visiting scholars and researchers in the fields of business, economics, law, and political science.  *23/24 Application has closed. Please check back around September for 24/25 Application*

Italy: SAI Faculty Fellows Program

SAI Programs offer faculty the opportunity to build connections with Italian institutions and provide support for continued research and scholarship. *Program opportunity under review*

Switzerland: University of St. Gallen Guest Lecturer or Researcher

The University of St. Gallen seeks to attract motivated and renowned guest lecturers  and researchers to spend time at their institution. For those interested, you can reach out directly to an research group/institutional unit for inquiries. You can find all professors, who might not be listed on their respective departments page here. Faculty also have the option to to apply for grants for scientific exchange.

Various Locations: IES Research Abroad Associates

Research associates will be in residence at any IES Abroad Center for up to one month over a summer or semester program. *Program opportunity under review*

Various Locations: USAC Visiting Professor Program

University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC) and UofSC invite faculty members to apply to teach as a Visiting Professor on a USAC program in the following locations with course topic:  1.) Pau, France- Sustainability in France or Europe (June)   2.) Viterbo, Italy- Food and Culture (June)  3.) Prague, Czech Republic- Sustainable Development- Key Development & Challenges (July)  4.)Santiago, Chile- Race, Gender, and Media (July)   and 5.) Verona, Italy- International Tourism Management (July)


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