GEO Faculty-Led Program Application

Utilizing our extensive infrastructure abroad—including outstanding local networks comprised of site directors, faculty, and staff—the GEO team works with UO colleges, schools, departments, faculty, and campus partners to create academically integrated global education faculty-led experiences for their students. We welcome the opportunity to collaborate with you on the development of programs that integrate well with the academic, co-curricular, and cultural strengths of our GEO centers and the other designated sites around the world. The benefits of working with GEO are many, including:

Complete Academic and Logistical Support

  • On-site curricular integration
  • Supplemental lectures and excursion design
  • Classroom facilities
  • Budget oversight
  • Faculty and student housing
  • Promotional support

Dedicated Health, Safety, and Risk Manager

  • 24/7 Emergency Phone
  • Three-tiered emergency staff support
  • Required travel insurance
  • Daily monitoring of world events and travel warning updates
  • Comprehensive health, safety, and risk protocols

For all UO faculty who are interested in proposing a faculty-led program, please refer to the resources below.
For additional information, please contact geoinfo@uoregon.edu.

Proposals for new and recurring programs in Winter and Spring 2023 will be due (through the application link below) by November 15, 2021

The next open call for new and recurring programs (Summer and Fall 2023) will be announced in early 2022

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JOIN THE UPCOMING

FACULTY-LED STUDY ABROAD PANEL DISCUSSION

MONDAY, NOV. 15

4-5 p.m. on Zoom

Leading a faculty-led program in Summer 2022 but in search of ideas to reach students? Contemplating teaching abroad soon but not sure of the process? Wishing you knew more about what it really means to lead a program abroad? Join experienced faculty leaders and GEO staff during International Education Week for a dynamic panel discussion on the best recruiting practices, teaching abroad now, and making a plan for leading a future program.

Panelists:

  • Kate Mondloch, faculty leader, Advancing Your Academic Success: Pre-Freshman Program in London, Summer 2021
  • David Wacks, faculty leader, Advanced Spanish Literature and Culture in Oviedo, Spain (multiple years, including Summer 2022)
  • Will Johnson, Acting Executive Director, GEO, and faculty leader, Human Rights and Peace Studies in the Balkans (Summer 2019, 2022)

JOIN OUR PANELISTS FOR GREAT INSIGHTS AND A HELPFUL Q&A

RSVP to lar@uoregon.edu for Zoom link to attend

 

 

Faculty-Led Online Application Form


Resources for Faculty-Led Application and Program Development


For additional information, please contact geoinfo@uoregon.edu