All Members of Academic staff are invited to attend a presentation about the Visiting Fulbright Scholar programme organised by the University of Malta and US Embassy.
Lisa Bernsten from the US Department of State's Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs will give the presentation and be available to answer questions.
This event will take place on 18 November at 1215hrs at the Faculty of ICT Auditorium.
For more information about the Fulbright Programme visit the following link.
Lisa Bernstein is an academic exchange specialist with the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA). As a program officer in the Europe and Eurasia branch, she oversees the Fulbright international exchange program in countries throughout the region, as well as other ECA-sponsored programs. Her current portfolio includes Austria, France, Germany, Malta, and Switzerland. Prior to joining ECA, she was Director of the University of Maryland University College Writing Program. In previous positions at the National Endowment for Humanities and Association of American Colleges and Universities, she worked in areas of online teaching and diversity, equity, and global education. Dr. Bernstein earned her bachelor’s degree at Wellesley College, master’s in German literature and linguistics from Georgetown University, and Ph.D. in comparative literature from the University of Maryland at College Park. She has taught writing, literature, and women’s studies, and has presented at conferences and published on humanities education and foreign language teaching and learning. She has lived and studied in France and Germany, and speaks French, German, and Italian.