Visiting Scholars Application

Aims and Purposes
Mae Fah Luang University (MFU) has a policy to encourage international activities within the university and to promote international scholars. The main objective of this programme is to foster international collaboration through mean of visiting scholars to teach regular credit courses to undergraduate and graduate students.

Objectives
The main objectives of the Visiting Scholar Programme are:

  1. Support the international atmosphere in Mae Fah Luang University
  2. Expand the academic and teaching to be recognized internationally
  3. Develop network and relation among partner universities
  4. Students and lecturers gain more knowledge from expertise

Financial Arrangement
Case 1 (Teaching in total 45 hours):
The financial arrangement includes the following:

  1. Teaching Fees (in total 45 hours);
    • Lectures hour = THB 1,800 per hour
    • Laboratories hour = THB 750 per hour
  2. Round-trip Airfare, Economy Class to Chiang Rai
  3. Complimentary accommodation which includes a studio type apartment ‘University Guesthouse’ with breakfast and cleaning service once a week
  4. Length of stay 2 months

Case 2 (Teaching and other activities in total 45 hours):
The financial arrangement includes the following:

  1. -Teaching Fees (in total 24 hours);
    *Lectures hour = THB 1,800 per hour, Laboratories hour = THB 750 per hour
    *Other activities such as workshop, seminars, training programme or research collaboration   (in total 21 hours) = THB 750 per hour
  2. Round-trip Airfare, Economy Class to Chiang Rai
  3. Complimentary accommodation which includes a studio type apartment ‘University Guesthouse’ with breakfast and cleaning service once a week
  4. Length of stay 1 month

Case 3 (depending on negotiation)
The financial arrangement includes the following:

  1. -Teaching Fees;
    *Lectures hour = THB 1,800 per hour, Laboratories hour = THB 750 per hour
    *Other activities such as workshop, seminars, training programme or research collaboration   = THB 750 per hour
  2. Round-trip Airfare, Economy Class to Chiang Rai
  3. Complimentary accommodation which includes a studio type apartment ‘University Guesthouse’ with breakfast and cleaning service once a week
  4. Length of stay depending on negotiation

Case 4 (Online Teaching)
The financial arrangement includes the following:

  1. Teaching Fees;
    *Lectures hour = THB 1,800 per hour.
    *Other activities such as workshop, seminars, training programme or research collaboration = THB 750 per hour.
  2. Teaching Hours depending on negotiation

Qualifications

  1. Applicants should be a professor in a partner institution or associate institution of Mae Fah Luang University.
  2. Applicants must hold a doctoral degree or be internationally recognized.
  3. Applicants must have at least 2 years of teaching and research experience at their home institutions.

Required Documents

  1. A completed MFU Visiting Scholars Programme Application
  2. Resume or CV
  3. Certificate of Employment (of the current institution) *If any
  4. Brief Course Syllabus (of suggesting courses)
  5. Copy of Passport (the side with one’s picture)
  6. Copy of Certificate of Doctoral Degree

Download
Application Form

To apply to MFU Visiting Scholars Programme, please email a completed application form and the supporting materials to:
Ms. Warunee Kaewbunruang
Global Relations Division, Mae Fah Luang University
333 Thasud, Muang, Chiang Rai, Thailand 57100
Tel: +66 5391 6090, Fax: +66 5391 6023
E-mail: global@remove-thismfu.ac.th, Website: http://www.mfu.ac.th