Outgoing teachers & researchers mobility

Shortterm visits to Partner institutions

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Guest professorship at University of Innsbruck for 2 months - CALL IS OPEN TILL 4.4.2022!

The University of Innsbruck will offer annually one guest professorship of two months  for a professor of the Comenius University in Bratislava for research and teaching purposes within the bilateral partnership-agreement. The initiative aims to promote top-level international scientific and didactic exchange with the University of Innsbruck and to support internationalization on site.

Call for Proposals „LFUI - Guest Professor“ at the University of Innsbruck for Academic Year 2022/2023 is OPEN!

Application deadline: 4.4.2022  

Integration of the candidate in a suitable institute or research in order to increase its internationality

Target Group:
professors or associate professors (highly qualified (upcoming-) researchers), with working status at the Comenius University in Bratislava, (Preferably those who already have contact with colleagues at the University of Innsbruck) The Leopold-Franzens-University of Innsbruck aims at increasing the percentage of women. Therefore especially invites suggestions of qualified women candidates.

Duration of the stay:  2 months

Collaboration area: with colleagues from one of the 16 faculties and 6 research areas of the University of Innsbruck are eligible to apply


*the call is not intended for Medical faculties

Grant for postgraduates at University of Vienna for 1 month

One-month research grant for Post-Docs at University of Vienna

University of Vienna offers one-month research grants for young researchers of Comenius University in Bratislava within the partnership-agreement.?

Target Group

Post-Docs (post-docs having finished their PhD-studies not longer than 7 years ago at the time of the application at their home university) working at Comenius University in Bratislava

Amount of the grant

€ 1000.- per month and person

Research area: arbitrary with the exception of medicine

Language: english or german

Realisation of research stay: from April till November of each calendar year

Conditions of participation:

·        working status at Comenius University in Bratislava (full time)

·        academic supervisor at the University of Vienna

·        living in Vienna during the research stay

·        successful selection procedure at IRO CU and IRO UV

Call for application from IRO CU: once per calendar year

Application deadline: updated soon

Before selection:

1.      contact an academic supervisor at the University of Vienna (in position: assoc.prof., prof., or head of Department, working fulltime, not professor emeritus) http://www.univie.ac.at/organisation; send them your Curriculum Vitae, short description of the research project, and inform them that in case of a successful selection procedure the research stay will be financed by the University of Vienna within the partnership agreement. 

2.      agree with them on the content and the date of your planned research stay in Vienna

3.      fill in the aplication form and send it during the call for application term at IRO CU including all necessary documents by mail to ivana.dzurikova@rec.uniba.sk and post: Mgr. Ivana Dzúriková, Oddelenie medzinárodných vzťahov, Rektorát, Univerzita Komenského v Bratislave, Šafárikovo nám 6, 814 99, Bratislava


·        Curriculum vitae (tabular form)

·        List of publications

·        Short description of the research project and the reason for your stay in Vienna including a short bibliography related to the research topic

·        Letter of recommendation from a researcher/head of department at the applicant’s home university

·        Acceptance Letter of an academic supervisor at the University of Vienna (containing the date of the research stay agreed upon)

After selection:

1.      The nomination will be sent by the International Office of Comenius University in Bratislava to the International Office of the University of Vienna to definitive acceptance statement.

2.      Announcement of proposed exact term of research stay at University of Vienna

3.      You have to look for appropriate accommodation in Vienna during your research stay at the University of Vienna yourself, since the University of Vienna does not have a guesthouse nor a student dormitory.

4.      You have to provide travel insurance (incl. medical care, accidents etc. for the whole period of your stay), travel expenses, books and other materials on your own.

5.      You can receive the grant of € 1000.- at the Quästur/accounting and finance department (main building of the University of Vienna – Universitätsring 1, 1010 Vienna) during the opening hours (http://finanzwesen.univie.ac.at/ ), after your arrival in Vienna.

(For receiving the money you need a valid identification document (ideally a valid passport).

6.      In case of grant resignation (any reason), the selected candidate is required to inform OMV RUK (IRO) of Comenius University in Bratislava as soon as possible.

After research stay:

Young researchers are kindly asked to send a short formless report (in English or German language) with the e-mail subject “CEE-grant-Report”

·        to:   international.officeunivie.ac.at
International Relations, University of Vienna
1010 Wien, Universitätsring 1

·        as well as to ivana.dzurikovarec.uniba.sk , International Relations Office, Rectorate, Comenius University in Bratislava, Šafárikovo námestie 6, 814 99, Bratislava, tel: 02/9010 9234.