Faculty Opportunities and Resources


Western Michigan University's Haenicke Institute for Global Education provides funding to support full-time faculty in leading study abroad programs, teaching at institutions abroad, participating in international conferences, conducting research abroad and internationalizing their courses.

Get more information and apply for these funding opportunities.


Faculty members interested in teaching in Venice, Italy, at the graduate or undergraduate level may consider the Consortium of Universities for International Studies. For more information about CIMBA, email Renuka Phillips.


Faculty in the Haworth College of Business work diligently to globalize the business curriculum. Email Dr. Zahir Quraeshi for assistance in helping to integrate global business into your courses. In addition, the following are two of the most comprehensive free international business resources available:

  • globalEDGE—globalEDGE offers the latest and most comprehensive international business and trade content for a wide range of topics. Whether conducting extensive market research, looking to improve your international knowledge, or simply browsing, you are sure to find what you need to sharpen your competitive edge in today's rapidly changing global marketplace. It's easy, convenient and free.
  • The WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources— The WWW Virtual Library: International Affairs Resources is an internet directory of over 2,000 annotated links to high-quality English-language sources of information and analysis in many international and global studies topics. Sites are carefully selected for their long-term value, favoring those with cost-free, authoritative information and analysis online.