20 January - 23 February 2016
Olof Palme visiting professorship
The Swedish Research Council visiting professor grant aims to allow universities the possibility to recruit an internationally distinguished professor for a shorter period to develop a specific research area.
Type of call
Research environment and collaboration support
Humanities and Social Sciences
The researcher who can be nominated for the Olof Palme Visiting Professorship will be a foreign prominent researcher who have international reputation and focusing on topics important to the pursuit of peace in a broad context.
Humanities, social science, theology and law departments at Swedish universities and Higher education institutes (HEI) are welcome to nominate candidates for the visiting professorship.
Maximum 850 000 SEK for stays of up to 6 months and maximum 1 700 000 SEK for stay between 7-12 months.
Publication of grant award
No later than beginning of November 2016
Start of grant period
January 2017, at the earliest