Faculty Information

Summer Courses
Interested in designing a summer course outside the US? Go to our  Summer International Programs (SIP) page and contact Sarah Egerer, International Programs Director at ext. 4065 for more information.

Berry faculty may apply to teach on  European Council summer programs. The deadline to teach in 2015 is March 15, 2014.  Click  here for Berry's policies for this program; teaching applications are now available.

Institutional grants -  extended deadline: February 14, 2014 
Grants will support projects completed before June 15, 2015.

NEW!  Berry has received a $2000 grant from CIEE for participation on an  International Faculty Development Seminar by a first time participant.  The recipient of this grant will be selected during the grant review and should include the grant when completing the budget form.

Please note Berry does not ordinarily support travel of faculty, staff and students to countries under a  US Department of State travel warning. If you have questions about the eligibility of a program based on its location, please contact the IP Director.

European Council Fellowship - when offered, this award allows faculty from EC member institutions to visit a program in the summer and requires the award recipient to teach on the program in one of the subsequent three years. IP will subsidize the Fellowship up to $1000.  Check back for application and deadline information.

Other opportunities for faculty 

Taking a group abroad on a non-credit bearing program?  Click  here for more information.

Faculty Exchange & Short-term Teaching
Faculty exchange opportunities have been arranged between Berry and  Istituto Lorenzo de' MediciUniversity of Prince Edward IslandUniversity of Dundee and  Seoul Women's University.  Other opportunities may be available. Contact the  IPD for more information.

International Professor Exchange lists independent exchange opportunities.

Teaching on Semester at Sea's floating campus can be a professionally rewarding experience. Find out more at the SAS website.

Faculty development opportunities
CIEE International Faculty Development Seminars
Center for Global Education
BCA Faculty Exchange Program

Research and other funding
International Research and Exchanges Board ( IREX)
Institute for International Education ( IIE)
Fulbright Scholar and Specialist programs ( CIES)
German Academic Exchange Service ( DAAD)
American-Scandinavian Foundation
Contact  Faculty Research and Sponsored Programs for additional opportunities, ext. 6988.

Insurance
Berry College employees traveling abroad on IP grants must purchase  travel insurance.  Click here for an  enrollment form.

Study Abroad Information
Procedures for students applying to study abroad are available. If your advisee is planning to study abroad, click here for more info.

Interested in establishing a new semester or summer study abroad opportunity for students?  Click here for guidelines.

Library
A number of guide books and culture-specific resources are available on loan from International Programs. The recently published American Council on Education guide Where Faculty Live: Internationalizing the Disciplines is also available.

Presentations

Interested in presenting on your international experience? Contact the  IPD to arrange it.