Faculty Development Opportunities

USAC Visiting Professorships

The University of Iowa offers opportunities for faculty to teach on University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC) study abroad programs in twenty-two locations world-wide. The deadline for summer, fall or spring is typically the beginning of January a year in advance (i.e. the deadline for summer/fall 2016 and spring 2017 was January 12, 2015). Click on the link to download further information and an application.

Teaching Opportunities in Italy with CUIS/CIMBA

Courses on the CIMBA undergraduate and MBA programs in Italy are taught by faculty from consortium member institutions. Summer and semester placements are available. Further information is available on the CIMBA website.

CIEE International Faculty Development Seminars

One- or two-week topical seminars offered for faculty at CIEE program sites in many countries. The deadline for summer seminars is typically in February and the deadline for winter seminars is typically in October. Check out CIEE's webpage for further information and to apply on-line.

The IES Abroad Faculty Development Program

IES coordinates familiarization trips, faculty development seminars, fellowships and a Faculty in Residence program to allow faculty members from both IES Abroad Member Institutions and IES Abroad Centers abroad to share information and experiences that will further their own professional development, establish meaningful exchanges, and build long-lasting relationships. Read more about these opportunities on the IES webpage.

USAC Faculty International Development Award (FIDA)

UI faculty and staff have the opportunity to apply to participate in selected USAC study abroad programs as students during USAC's summer sessions.  Specific details and restrictions can be found on the summer 2015 application.  Applications for summer 2015 were due on December 1, 2014.