Applications can be made by doctoral researchers, who are at least in the second year of their studies (during the envisaged stay), postdoctoral researchers and senior researchers.The research should thematically fall within one the ACIL research themes or projects. Sufficient knowledge of the English language is required.
The duration is, in principle, three months, during the academic year (i.e. September - June). In exceptional cases shorter or longer stays (up to six months) can be accommodated.
Visiting Fellows will enjoy the following facilities during their stay:
Applicants should send the following documents to firstname.lastname@example.org with reference ‘Application Visiting Fellowship’ (in 1 pdf file):
* It is not required to first approach or send the application materials to a potential supervisor (member of the ACIL). Applicants are however advised to include the name(s) of ACIL members with whom they would like to discuss their research during their stay. Please consult the profile pages of ACIL members under ‘Staff’.
There are two deadlines throughout the academic year:
Decisions about applications are made within two months after the application deadlines within the ACIL Board.
'The ACIL is a great place for studying and learning international law. It provides an extremely good and friendly working environment, giving you the opportunity to share your research and ideas on a daily basis in an informal and fruitful way.'
Eugenio Carli, PhD candidate at the University of Florence (topic: EU Common Security and Defence Policy and its international law aspects), guest researcher at the ACIL in autumn 2015.