Arqus calls for applications & Opportunities


Arqus Teaching Excellence Award

The Arqus Alliance is pleased to announce the first Arqus Teaching Excellence Award (2019-2021) in two different categories:
- The Arqus Teaching Excellence Award for enabling research-based teaching
- The Arqus Teaching Excellence Award for enabling students
Nomination and deadline: Please submit the full application by using the nomination form until October 31, 2021.
Conferring the award and the Prize: the award will be presented at the Arqus Annual Conference in 2022 in Padua.

Research Stays and Site Visits 2021/22

Action Line 6 "Research support & Early-Stage Researcher Development", coordinated by the University of Graz (Austria), has set itself the goal of sustainably promoting existing and emerging cooperation in the most diverse profile-forming areas and intensifying cooperation in research at the partner universities.
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University of Padua

  Winter and spring schools on "Diversity, interdisciplinarity and societal challenges"

The University of Padua, within the Erasmus + Program Key Action 2, European Universities, Arqus – European University Alliance, launches a call for a maximum of 6 places in the joint Winter and Spring Schools on ’Diversity, Interdisciplinarity and societal challenges (Granada, 14-18 February 2022) and 'Diversity beyond the landscape. Excellencies and challenges of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Prosecco Hills' (Padova - Conegliano, March - May 2022).

This Call for applications concerns the following activities:

1. the Arqus Winter School on "Diversity, Interdisciplinarity and Societal Challenges" (Granada, February 14-18, 2022), reserved for six students. The Winter School will be attended by six students selected from each of the seven Arqus Universities. It includes lectures, workshops and field trips addressing the following units (days):
a. “Diversity” and citizenship in a complex world
b. Human and social diversity
c. Biodiversity and geodiversity
d. Making connections: Diversity in coastal environments
e. Engaged European citizenship in a diverse world. The acquired knowledge and working methods will be used and expanded in the Spring School;

2. the Spring School on 'Diversity beyond the landscape. Excellencies and challenges of the Unesco World Heritage Site of the Prosecco Hills' (Padova and Conegliano, March – May 2022). The Spring School includes four two-day field trips to the Unesco site of The Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene, and online and face-to-face teaching in Padova and Conegliano. The six selected students will join a class made of fifteen additional students selected via a separate international call open to senior bachelor (final year) and master students.

Deadline: December 20, 2021, at 1.00 pm.

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