The internationalisation of Lublin universities is one of the priority development goals of Lublin academic society. The presence of foreign scientists at Lublin universities is a significant factor contributing to establishing the prestige of local universities and the city. The City of Lublin has created Visiting Professors in Lublin Program whose goal is to support local universities and institutes for research and development, which invite outstanding personalities of science and business to contribute to internationalisation of Lublin academic society, incl.: scientific research and promotion of science among the inhabitants of Lublin.
Lublin universities and research and scientific institutes located in Lublin can participate in the Program and get financial, promotional, and stuff support from 5 000 to 50 000 zloty gross!
The applications for support in the pilot edition of the Program will be accepted from October 1, 2021 to November 15, 2021 for the visits taking place from January 1, 2022 to December 10, 2022.
The application forms to the Program can be delivered:
- personally to the Strategy and Entrepreneurship Department registrar’s office of Lublin Municipal Office, pl. Litewski 1, 20–080 Lublin, in a closed envelope with a note: „Visiting Professors in Lublin”;
- by post to the address: Urząd Miasta Lublin, Wydział Strategii i Przedsiębiorczości, pl. Litewski 1, 20-080 Lublin, with a note: „Visiting Professors in Lublin”;
- via e-mail (email@example.com) only on the condition of having safe electronic signature;
- via ePUAP only on condition of having safe electronic signature or by safe ePUAP profile.
Visiting Professors in Lublin Program is arranged by Lublin Municipal Office and inspired by Research in Lublin – a special program established by Maria Curie-Sklodowska University, whose goal is to increase the number of foreign scientists at the university. The main aims of the Visiting Professors in Lublin Program are:
- presenting Lublin as a scientific city,
- strengthening international research cooperation,
- supporting the development of the educational potential,
- creating international contacts with research centres from around the world by Lublin universities and research and scientific institutes.
Additional information can be found in Regulations of the Visiting Professors in Lublin.
Strategy and Entrepreneurship Department
Lublin Municipal Office
Phone: +48 81 466 25 15