The African Presidential Scholars Program offers early career faculty from Ghana, Liberia, South Africa and Uganda the opportunity to collaborate with faculty and students at the University of Michigan during residencies of two to six months. At the University of Michigan, scholars will have access to library and research materials to forward their own research programs, scholarly writing, course development, doctoral work, or other relevant activity.
The applicant must be a faculty member of a college or university in Ghana, Liberia, South Africa or Uganda. • Preference given to early career members of the faculty who have taught in the higher education system for less than ten years. • Applicants may or may not have received their PhD.