Visit the IES

The Institute for European Studies welcomes research visits, ranging from 1 to 12 months, by scholars at all career stages. Office space is available to a limited number of scholars each year.

Those interested in visiting the IES should forward the items outlined below to IES Director, Kurt Hübner ( Applications will be considered as they come in.

  • Cover Letter: Applicants should describe in detail the research that they plan to undertake during their visit to the IES, as well as identify UBC faculty who have research interests in common. Expected dates of the visit should be included.
  • CV
  • Two (2) recent articles, chapters or working papers

Applicants will be notified about the status of their application by the IES Director.

Applying for Funding to Visit the IES

UBC and other Canadian institutions provide funding opportunities for scholars that wish to visit the Institute for European Studies.

Some of these include:

To discuss these and more funding options, please contact IES Director Kurt Hübner.