Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies (AIAS) announces up to 12 to 15 AIAS-COFUND Fellowships for talented researchers in the fourth round of applications. Incoming fellowships are open for non-residents of Denmark and Reintegration fellowships are open for European researchers returning to Denmark from a country outside the European Union.
The goal of the AIAS-COFUND fellowship is to generate excellence in research by attracting the most talented researchers worldwide and across all research disciplines. Fellows can choose their research topic freely within all academic disciplines. In this call 12-15 fellowships are available.
The mission of the Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies is to advance highest quality research at Aarhus University by attracting talented, highly qualified fellows worldwide and within all disciplines. An AIAS Fellowship offers excellent researchers a unique opportunity and the freedom to pursue their own scientific research in an inspiring international multidisciplinary environment.
- Application deadline: January 24, 2018
- Course Level: Fellowships are available for pursuing postdoctoral research programme.
- Study Subject: Candidates can submit a research project in the listed scientific areas, grouped in four main areas:
- Science & Technology
- Health & Medical Sciences
- Business & Social Sciences
- Arts & Humanities
Next you will have to select one scientific sub area. The sub areas are:
- Chemical Sciences
- Computer science
- Pharmaceutical Sciences
- Clinical medicine
- Forensic medicine
- Public health
- Molecular biology
- Agronomical Sciences and Veterinary Medicine
- Earth Sciences
- Food Science
- Art, music and design
- Digital media, communication and informatics
- Languages, linguistic and cultural studies
- Literature and Art history
- Ancient and Archaeological Sciences
- Pedagogical Sciences
- Social and Political Sciences
- Juridical Sciences
- Business and marketing
- Economic Sciences and Statistics
- If the sub area above does not completely describe your research area, a second sub area may be selected.
- Scholarship Award: A fellowship includes funds for travel, research expenses and a competitive salary. Two types of AIAS-COFUND Fellowships:
- AIAS-COFUND Junior Fellowships (a duration of 12 to 36 months): postdoctoral research careers of 2-10 years.
- AIAS-COFUND Senior Fellowships: (a duration of 6 to 18 months): postdoctoral research careers of +10 years.
- Number of Scholarships: Up to 15 AIAS-COFUND (Marie Curie) Fellowships available.
- Nationality: International
- Scholarship can be taken in Denmark
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
- Eligible Countries: Incoming fellowships are open for non-residents of Denmark and Reintegration fellowships are open for European researchers returning to Denmark from a country outside the European Union.
- Entrance Requirements: The target group of the programme is talented researchers with a PhD and a minimum of two years of fulltime postdoctoral research experience at the time of the application deadline. Applicants must comply with the following mobility demand:
- Applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activities (work etc.) for more than 12 months in Denmark 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.
- English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.
Applications must be submitted online via the AU application system:
How to Apply: The upload of the following documents is mandatory:
- Ethics form
- PhD diploma
- List of publications