Several PhD scholarships are available at the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Health Science and Technology, Center for Neuroplasticity and Pain (CNAP). The scholarships are open for appointment from 1 February 2018 or soon thereafter.
CNAP offers Several PhD scholarships to explore neuroplasticity and pain aiming at models for provocation, probing and modulation of such.
The Center for Neuroplasticity and Pain (CNAP) is a Centre-of-Excellence supported by the Danish National Research Foundation.
Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
Applications close: December 13, 2017
Course Level: Scholarships are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: PhD scholarships are awarded to explore neuroplasticity and pain aiming at models for provocation, probing and modulation of such.
Scholarship Award: The PhD scholarships include a competitive salary including all university fees, health insurance, experimental running costs, and well-equipped office and laboratory facilities.
Number of Scholarships: Not Known
Scholarship can be taken in Denmark
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: Applications will be assessed by an Assessment Committee. The Assessment Committee will assess whether the candidates are qualified or not qualified for a position. Not all qualified candidates will be invited to a job interview with the Selection Committee. To be considered eligible for a position, candidates must meet the following requirements:
- MSCA mobility rule: The applicants may not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Denmark for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the call deadline. Time spent as part of a procedure for obtaining refugee status under the Geneva Convention, compulsory national service and/or short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.
- ESR eligibility criteria: Early-stage researchers (PhD fellows) shall at the time of recruitment be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and have not been awarded a doctoral degree. Full-time equivalent research experience is measured from the date when a researcher obtained the degree which would formally entitle him or her to embark on a doctorate in Denmark.
- At the call deadline, the applicant must hold a relevant Master’s degree or
- Hold an equivalent qualification obtained in accordance with foreign educational systems, having previously confirmed with Aalborg University that this qualification accredits a level of training equivalent to the Danish university Master’s degree.
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
The application file consists of the following documents:
- A project description of max 3 pages excl. references must be attached to the application. The description should outline a relevant [email protected] research project within the framework of CNAP research areas.
- A detailed curriculum vitae.
- List of publications.
- Table of ethics issues disclosing any potential ethical issues in relation to the research proposal.
- Documents for the ESR eligibility criteria, such as a scanned copy of the Master’s diploma or an official statement on the expected date of graduation or another degree which formally entitles him or her to embark on a doctorate (previously confirmed by Aalborg University).
How to Apply:
The application is only to be submitted online.