Closed call

13 January - 16 February 2021

Kerstin Hesselgren visiting professorship

The purpose of the Swedish Research Council’s grant for visiting professors is to give higher education institutions the opportunity to develop a subject area by recruiting an internationally prominent professor during a limited period.

Support form: Research environment and collaboration support

Subject area: Humanities and Social Sciences

Focus: The researcher nominated for the visiting professorship shall be an internationally prominent researcher within the areas of social sciences or humanities. The person nominated shall be a woman.

Applicant: Organisation. Swedish higher education institutions (HEI) with departments within social sciences, humanities, theology or law). A representative of the host department shall be invited to be the project leader for the application

Grant period: 6-12 months

Grant amount: Maximum 145 000 SEK per month for the stay, total maximum 1 740 000 SEK

Start of grant period: No earlier than January 2023

Application period: 13 January 2021 (14.00/2 pm) – 16 February 2021 (14.00/2 pm)

Publication of grant award: No later than November 2021

Specific instructions for the call

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