These Professorships encourage partnerships between the United States and India. Sponsored by the Indo-US Science & Technology Forum, the program enables:
- Microbiologists in India and the United States to visit institutions in the other country to teach an interactive short course on a topic in any of the microbiological disciplines (Teaching Professor)
Microbiologists in India to participate in an interactive short course on a topic in any of the microbiological disciplines, or conduct a research project in partnership with colleague in a research facility in the United States (Research Professor).
New: Online Application System
Applying to the ASM International Professorship Program is now easier than ever with the new online application system. Submitting your application through the program website allows you to receive immediate confirmation that you will be considered for these prestigious grants.
Database of US Hosts for Indo-US Research Professorships
An online database of ASM members interested in hosting Indian scientists at their institution in the United States to perform a research project or to participate in an interactive short course. Potential Research Professors may search this database and contact host professors based on their profiles. US Professors are invited to add their information to the database by completing a brief online questionnaire.
Volunteer as an ASM member interested in hosting an Indian Visiting Research Professor: click here