Researchers from 21 Least Developed Member Countries of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) are eligible for a new postdoctoral programme offered by IsDB and TWAS.
IsDB-TWAS Postdoctoral Fellowships:
1. are tenable at centres of excellence in developing countries, i.e. research institutions with a well-established track record in research and a demonstrated competency in a field relevant to sustainability science;
2. cover the costs of a round trip air ticket up to USD1,000 + expenses such as accommodation, food and health insurance.
Eligible nationalities: Afghanistan; Bangladesh; Benin; Burkina Faso; Chad; Comoros; Djibouti; Gambia; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Mali; Mauritania; Mozambique; Niger; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Somalia; Sudan; Togo; Uganda; Yemen.
Minimum degree held: PhD.
Duration: 3 to 6 months.
Age limit: 45.
A host centre should be identified by the candidate based on his/her particular area of research. The host centre must be located in a developing country.
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The fellowships will support research related to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, providing recipients with high-level training in areas relevant to sustainability science.
Applications must be submitted only online via https://tinyurl.com/y3harvkd