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ConceptLab Visiting Fellowships for International and Norwegian Students in Norway, 2018/19

The ConceptLab at the University of Oslo is inviting applications for ConceptLab Visiting Fellowships for the year 2018/19. Fellowships are available for International and Norwegian students.

ConceptLab’s purpose is to foster collaborative research on “conceptual engineering” – the critique and improvement of concepts. We investigate concepts from across philosophy and beyond. The center’s remit thus covers all areas of philosophy: theoretical, practical, and historical.

Scholarship Description

  • Applications Deadline: October 31, 2018
  • Course Level: This is a visiting fellowship programme.
  • Study Subject: ConceptLab got funding for a 5-year Toppforsk project from the Norwegian Research Council. ConceptLab also receives support from IFIKK and the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Oslo.
  • Scholarship Award: The Collaborative Visiting Fellowship scheme for 2018-19 is open to applicants who hold an academic position or are PhD Students. Collaborative visiting positions come with a stipend of NOK 20 000 per month for up to 3 months to support travel and accommodation costs during the course of the fellowship. Visiting Fellows are expected to contribute to the intellectual environment of ConceptLab.
  • Nationality: Fellowships are available for International and Norwegian students.
  • Number of Scholarships: Numbers not given
  • Scholarship can be taken in Norway

Eligibility for the Scholarship

Eligible Countries: Fellowships are available for International and Norwegian students.

Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:

The Collaborative Visiting Fellowship scheme for 2018-19 is open to applicants who hold an academic position or are PhD Students.

English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Application Procedure

How to Apply: Application procedure for Visiting Fellowships Applications should consist of:

(i) A cover letter, which outlines the proposed duration and timing of your stay and a plan for collaborative activities that justifies holding the fellowship at ConceptLab (e.g. giving talks; organising workshops / conferences with ConceptLab ; participating in an existing research project  (ii) a short curriculum vitae (no more than 3 pages).

(iii) Names, positions, organisations and email addresses for two referees,

Scholarship Link