Department of English

Visiting Scholars Program

The English Department is unable to accept any new International Visiting Scholars from July 1 to December 1, 2018, due to a transition to a new Human Resources Management System. Visiting Scholars who will NOT require a J-1 VISA from UT Austin may apply for sponsorship through October 1, 2018, after which applications will be closed until December 1, 2018. To apply for Visiting Scholar sponsorship, please complete the Visiting Scholar Application Form linked below.


In addition to the application form, please submit a copy of your current CV or resume along with a 2-3 page research proposal by email attachment to Andrea Golden at

For more information, please see the ISSS website.