Faculty Exchange Programs

Boston University offers several exchange program opportunities for faculty. Each year, these short-term exchanges provide the opportunity for a limited number of BU scholars to conduct research and collaborate with colleagues at the overseas partner institutions listed below. The exchanges also provide the opportunity for selected faculty and scholars from our overseas partner institutions to conduct research and collaborate with colleagues here at Boston University.

All full-time BU faculty members are eligible to apply. Please see the specific details for each program. Please direct any inquiries to:

Amanda Miller
Managing Director of Strategy & Communications
Boston University Global Programs
888 Commonwealth Avenue (Mezzanine Level)
Boston, MA, 02215

For more information, call 617-358-6350 or email global@bu.edu.

For BU Faculty

Beijing rooftops

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS), Beijing, China

The CASS exchange is ideally suited for social science faculty from CAS, Questrom, COM and others interested in scholarly exchange with China, with academic pursuits and research in the humanities and social science that will benefit from the resources available at CASS.

Napoli. View from Castel Sant'Elmo

Università degli Studi di Napoli L’Orientale (UNO), Naples, Italy

Faculty in African studies, archaeology, classical studies, languages, linguistics and others with an interest in the scholarly collections and research opportunities at the UNO are encouraged to apply for the UNO exchange.

Open air market

Università degli Studi di Padua, Padua, Italy

This faculty exchange offers the opportunity to work with students and scholars at the Università and the BU Padua Academic Center.

Street market, selling paintings, Paris

Université de Paris VIII (Vincennes-Saint-Denis), Paris, France

Information on a new exchange with the Université de Paris VIII in Paris, France is forthcoming.