Visiting Scholars Cross-Cultural Methods Call – June, 2018

Global-MINDS welcomes inspiring and outstanding guest scholars who are interested in contributing to the Global-MINDS master programme and strengthening academic partnerships with the consortium.


Candidate profile

Global-MINDS welcomes scholars holding a PhD degree and with an expertise in Cross-cultural Methods to contribute to the Summer School and the Methods Stream at ISCTE-IUL, Lisbon, Portugal for a period of 1 week, from 25 to 29 June, 2018.

Scholars are selected on their academic merit (e.g. publications, research projects) and what they can bring to the joint Master’s programme. The Global-MINDS team may schedule an interview through video conferencing with applicants.


Erasmus Mundus Scholar Scholarships

Guest scholars shall be awarded an Erasmus Mundus Scholar Mobility scholarship which includes:

  • a Weekly Stipend of 1.200€ (exempt from income tax)
  • a flat travel allowance of 500€ for EU residents and 1000€ for non-EU residents; and
  • either housing organized by the host institution or a housing allowance of 500€ per week.


Scholar activities

The guest scholar´s contribution will consist of teaching of up to 15 contact hours of this course, plus associated activities, focusing on the topic of Cross-Cultural Methods.

The teaching activities include:

  • preparing and delivering teaching materials on Cross-Cultural Methods (the exact topics can be discussed with the local faculty liaison);
  • collaborating, creating and correcting assignments and assessments during and/or after their visit;
  • contributing to the promotion and dissemination of Global-MINDS in their own institution and country of origin after their visiting scholar activities.



The application deadline is 30th of April, 2018.


Application form

Download here: Global-MINDS Scholar Application Form, Summer School 2018 Method Stream

Please send the Scholar Application Form and all accompanying documents to no later than the 30th of April, 2018.


For further enquiries please contact the Global-MINDS European Administrative Coordinator Dr. Elizabeth Collins,