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International and interdisciplinary sabbatical periods for teachers

KTH promotes teachers' international and interdisciplinary mobility through sabbatical periods. Sabbatical periods for teachers offers an opportunity for carreer development and strengthens renewal in the organization as well as the international presence of KTH.

Who can apply?

Early career teachers employed as Associate professor or Professor that need increased international and interdisciplinary mobility. Gender equality should be considered.

Application

Respective Head of school decides on whom should be granted a sabbatical period. Gender equality should be considered. For more information about application please contact the Head of your school: 

School of Architecture and the Built of Environment (ABE): Muriel Beser Hugosson muriel@kth.se

School of Electrical Engineeringe and Computer Science (EECS): Sonja Berljin berlijn@kth.se

School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health (CBH): Mikael Lindström mil@kth.se

School of Engineering Sciences (SCI): Sandra di Rocco dirocco@math.kth.se

School of Industrial Engineering and Management (ITM): Pär Jönsson parj@kth.se

Financing

A total of SEK 3 million is annually set a side during the period 2022-2023. The funds are distributed directly to the schools with SEK 600,000 per year.

Each school makes its own assessment of how and for what the funds should be used according to the direction for sabbatical periods specified in KTH's organizational plan for 2022.

Head of school reports annually to the President whom has been granted sabbatical periods.

More information about sabbatical periods for teachers  

KTH Organizational plan 2022 (Swedish only)

Insurance when stationed abroad (URA)

For mor information about the URA agreement: Foreign Service URA . h

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