Italian Fulbright & DAAD Visiting Professor

Long-Term Visitors Supported by Formal Partnerships

Italian academics interested in applying to teach for a semester at the University of Pittsburgh as part of the U.S.-Italy Fulbright Commission’s Fulbright Distinguished Chair should apply via the Fulbright website:  Application deadline is February 2020.

Il concorso Fulbright-Distinguished Chair offre a docenti universitari e ricercatori confermati con affidamento didattico l’opportunità di intraprendere un breve soggiorno di insgnamento presso University of Pittsburgh nell’ambito degli European/Italian Studies e, in particolare, degli Studi Umanistici e delle Scienze Sociali.

Pitt also holds a DAAD visiting professorship that allows a German scholar to teach on the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh for up to five years.  The current DAAD professor is Jan Musekamp, Department of History. With the cooperation of the European Studies Center, Prof. Musekamp coordinates a DAAD Lecture series, inviting colleagues from Germany to present on topics relevant to their work to the Pitt community.  To find future events, see our Upcoming Events page.

View a 4 minute 40 second video of Elena DiGiovanni, Spring 2019 Italian Fulbright Distinguished Lecturer at Pitt. The video is in English and Italian and highlights reasons why Pitt is a great place to be a visiting scholar.

For scholars interested in coming to do research at the University of Pittsburgh under another program than those listed above, please go to our page about applying to be a  Visiting Scholar.