The Faculty Externship Program is a competitive 2- to 4-week immersive summer experience that provides a pathway for new interactive engagement between Marquette's faculty and external partners (corporate and community). The Office of Economic Engagement collaborates with external partners to identify an opportunity, develop a project outline and establish mutually beneficial outcomes. The program can be undertaken virtually, hybrid or in-person.
Benefits for external partners
The unique program adds value to your organization by promoting innovation and collaboration:
Generate innovative ideas for your organization's pressing challenges
Build collaborative relationships with key Marquette thought leaders
Shape the perspectives of those teaching your future workforce
Broaden your organization's network
Produce tangible outcomes at an affordable price point (less than $10,000)
Benefits for faculty
The unique program is designed to create opportunities for faculty to:
Develop or expand research programs
Enhance pedagogical approaches in the classroom and provide students with the most up-to-date skills and knowledge
Expand professional networks
Learn more about current issues facing industries and communities
Earn a stipend
Company identifies project and completes request form.