The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program brings accomplished mid-level professionals to the United States for a one-year, non-degree program of combined academic and professional opportunities in a variety of fields. It is highly competitive and addressed to the most qualified applicants in both the public and private sectors. Candidates should be between 30-50 years old, with at least five years of professional experience and a minimum of a bachelor degree. Strong English language skills are required. The deadline to receive applications is Friday August 18, 2017. More information on the program and application requirements can be obtained here.
Erasmus+ is the new EU programme for Education, Training, Youth and Sport for the period 2014-2020. This seven year programme will have a budget of €14.7 billion to boost skills and employability as well as modernising education, training and youth work. Erasmus+ brings together seven existing EU programmes in the fields of education, training and youth and introduces sport for the first time.
As an integrated programme, Erasmus+ will support transnational partnerships and will offer more opportunities for cooperation across these areas and will be easier to access than its predecessors, with simplified funding rules.
Erasmus+ for mobility within EuropeThrough funding from the EU programme Erasmus+ all employees have the opportunity to visit one of AUB's many partner universities in Europe to gain international experience and qualifications, and to develop existing contacts.
Read more about international teaching opportunities and staff development collaborations and see the list of collaboration agreements between the University and other international universities.The National Erasmus+ Office of Lebanon is:• The legitimate successor of the former National Tempus Office, which was established in Beirut in 2003. The role of the office is to implement, coordinate and promote the international dimension components of the Erasmus+ program in Lebanon. The Office is also responsible for improving the relevance, effectiveness and impact of the program in the country• Acting on behalf of the EACEA (Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency) the EU Commission body in charge of managing the program• Located at the Ministry of Education and Higher Education in Beirut and represented by Dr. Aref Alsoufi, the National Erasmus+ Office coordinator, referred to as NEOAddress: National Erasmus+ Office - Lebanon5th. FloorMinistry of Education and Higher EducationHabib Abi Chahla Sq. (Unesco Palace Area)Beirut – Lebanonneo@erasmusplus-lebanon.orgwww.erasmusplus-lebanon.orgTel: +961 3 654 180Fax: + 961 1 804 310