Masters and Doctoral scholarships by SACEMA is a national research Centre of Excellence, funded by the Department of Science & Technology, administered by the National Research Foundation and hosted by Stellenbosch University.
Job Description: As a national centre, SACEMA funds students working in Biostatistics and Mathematical Biology & Epidemiology. SACEMA’s work focuses on the mathematical modelling of disease transmission and progression, particularly in relation to South Africa’s major health challenges.
The following full-time bursaries are offered:
– Master’s (R70 000 per annum for two years)
– Doctoral (R100 000 per annum for three years).
Students from the following fields are welcome to apply: • Mathematics
• Biostatistics • Community & Public Health. However, other students who want to work in the area of mathematical epidemiology are also welcome to contact us.
To apply, please download the application form from the SACEMA website at http://www.sacema.ac.za or e-mail [email protected] for a copy.
Applications close on Friday 15 October 2010.
All queries and applications to be directed to nroman-at-sun.ac.za