Visiting Professors and Scholars

Internationalization and Academic research

The University of Bergamo promotes and enhances the role of Visiting Professors and Visiting Scholars, to increase the internationalization process and the development of scientific and academic research. It thus favors the permanence within UniBg of highly qualified Italian and foreign professors, experts and scholars, holding a relevant scientific or professional curriculum.

STaRs Programme 2021

Read the STaRs Programme, the Long term Call for application for Visiting Professor 2021 at the relative page;

The call is aimed to financing at least 10 grants for visiting professors. This call for applications is intended for scholars who, in their university institutions abroad, fill positions equivalent to those of Full Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor existing in Italian universities.

The beneficiary visiting professor during their stay will be engaged in the following activities:

  • carry out research activities at the university of Bergamo during an incoming mobility period with a minimum duration of three consecutive months (from mid September 2021 to 23rd December 2022). The research activities should be detailed in the application form;
  • offering at least one seminar to be held at the University of Bergamo.