Research opportunities

Awards

HEARD Ph.D. Scholarship for African Scholars 2021 (Funded)

Applications are invited from Young African scholars to the HEARD Ph.D. scholarship program 2021. HEARD is offering Ph.D. Scholarships to young Africans as part of their obligation to African scholars. The scholarship is aimed to produce expertly qualified graduates to advise or to be part of influential policy-making or program implementing entities in Africa, and […]

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Fellowships

United Nations Economic Commission for Africa fellowship programme 2021

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) seeks applications from qualified young African professionals to its Organizational Setting and Reporting Relationships fellowship program 2021. ECA seeks to engage optimistic young Africans for capacity development and skills, mentorship and training through a fellowship programme within ECA’s work programme. This fellowship initiative is in line with […]

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Fellowships

MOPGA International Visiting Fellowship Program for Young Researchers 2021

The Ministry of Higher Education for Research and Innovation invites applications from young Researchers international to the Make Our Planet Great Again (MOPGA) 2021. The Ministry of Higher Education for Research and Innovation (MESRI) in partnership with the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE) launches a visiting fellowship program to welcome young researchers who desire […]

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Grants

TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences 2021 (USD 15,000)

Applications are welcome to the TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences generously supported by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) and the Italian government. The TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences was established in response to the needs of researchers in developing countries, particularly those attached to institutions that lack appropriate research facilities. Under this […]

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Call for Nomination

Call for Nominations: GBIF Young Researchers Award 2021(€5,000)

The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Secretariat is pleased to invite nominations for the 2021 Young Researchers Award. This annual programme aims to foster and recognize innovative research and discovery in biodiversity informatics by graduate students whose master’s and doctoral studies rely on GBIF-mediated data. The Global Biodiversity Information Facility is an international network and data […]

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Post-Doctorate Positions

Post-doc Researcher in Natural Language Processing/Language Learning (Full-Time)

The University of Alberta, Sweden calls for application for Post-doc Researchers in Natural Language Processing and Language Learning in the Department of Computing Science, 2020. The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. they welcome applications from all qualified persons. They encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members […]

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Jobs

Ph.D. student positions in Computer Science, Umeå Uni. Sweden (Full-Time)

The Umeå University invites applications from Ph.D. student positions in Computer Science with a focus on AI for Data Management, Sweden. The research will be carried out within the research group in “Artificial Intelligence for Data Management”, led by Prof. Diego Calvanese, well-known as one of the leading groups worldwide for its foundational and applied […]

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Post-Doctorate Positions

Postdoc position in (Technical) Art History Utrecht University (Full Time)

The Faculty of Humanities at Utrecht University invites application for a Postdoc position in (Technical) Art History. This project will investigate how scientists began to study the aging properties of paints and coating materials to help contemporary artists and restorers understand the relative permanency of the materials produced by the industry. It will chart historical […]

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Research Positions

Postdoc position ‘Translational palliative care’ in Amsterdam 2020

Applications are currently ongoing for Translational research in the palliative care of patients with a life-threatening disease at Amsterdam UMC. Palliative care focuses on improving the quality of life of patients with a life-threatening disease, such as metastatic cancer, and of their loved ones. Improving the approach, treatment, and prevention of symptoms requires a greater […]

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Awards

FameLab: science communication competition 2020/21

Applications are currently ongoing for the FameLab: science communication competition 2020/21. FameLab is an international competition to find and support the world’s most talented new science communicators. Participants have three minutes to win over the judges and audience with a scientific talk that excels for its content, clarity, and charisma. A judging panel of 3-5 […]

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