MIT-Empowering the Teachers (MIT-ETT) is a teaching- focused fellowship, offered by MIT - AFRICA together with its corporate partner NNPC/TOTAL MIT-ETT enables Nigerian faculty in science and engineering to experience a semester at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Selected fe!lows will observe instruction in their disciplines and work as a group under the guidance of MIT faculty member to prepare innovative curricula and approaches to teaching that can be introduced into th&r home universities on their return. They will also receive some support towards career advancement.
The Empowering the Teachers (ETT) program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) strives to foster innovation in science and engineering education in tertiary academic institutions in Africa through an intense engagement with faculty members from African universities.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for:
MIT-Empowering the Teacher (MIT-ETT) 2017 - 2018
MIT-ETT welcomes applications from all qualified faculty who are:
Application Closing Date
Thursday, 1st December, 2016. 8PM EST.
Note: An MIT committee will establish a list of top candidates. Candidates in Nigeria will be Interviewed in Abuja by MIT faculty and representatives of NNPC and TOTAL on a date and time slot to be announced.
Method of Application
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