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10 Apr 2018 JSPS London Call for the Short Term Pre/Postdoctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers FY2018 (second call)

Applications to JSPS London

Fellowship Start Period: 1st November 2018 to 31st March 2019

Closing Date: Friday 1st June, 2018

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20 Mar 2018 The Call for Nominations of 2018 (34th) International Prize for Biology

The Call for Nominations of 2018 (34th) International Prize for Biology was opened.

The International Prize for Biology is a commemorative prize to celebrate the sixty-year reign of Emperor Showa and his longtime devotion to biological research. It also pays tribute to the present Emperor, His Majesty, Emperor Akihito, who has striven for many years to advance the study of gobioid fish taxonomy while contributing continuously to the developing of this Prize.

Based on nominations gathered from around the world, the Prize is awarded annually to a researcher who has made an outstanding contribution to make advance in biological sciences.

The research field of this year’s Prize is “Paleontology.” 


Nominations to: JSPS Tokyo

Closing Date: 20 April 2018

More details on JSPS Tokyo's website: http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-biol

13 Dec 2017 2018 Master’s and Doctoral Programmes at UNU-IAS in Tokyo

2018 Master’s and Doctoral Programmes at UNU-IAS in Tokyo

The United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) is now accepting applications for September 2018 admission to our postgraduate degree programmes: the Master of Science in Sustainability and the PhD in Sustainability Science. The application deadlines are 28 February 2018 for the master’s programme, and 27 April 2018 for the doctoral programme. Both programmes start in September 2018.

2018unuiasflyer_pdf

For more information, please find it here.

23 Aug 2017 Open Faculty Positions at OIST in Okinawa, Japan

The following open postions for faculty members at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University.

Chemistry: All areas of chemistry, including chemical biology,
synthetic organic/inorganic chemistry, physical chemistry, and materials chemistry.

Computer Science: All areas of computer science, including machine learning,
AI, robotics, algorithms, theory, software engineering, graphics, and visualization.

Cell Biology: All areas of cell biology, including cellular signaling, structural biology,
stem cell biology, developmental biology, immunology, neurobiology,
and the biology of cancer and other disease states at the cellular and molecular levels.

For more information, please visit the university's website:

https://groups.oist.jp/facultypositions

19 Jan 2016 FY2016 JSPS London BRIDGE Fellowship Call for Applications

BRIDGE

Closing date: Monday 22nd February 2016
Visit start period: Between July 2016 to the end of March 2017

 

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17 Jul 2015 FY2016 Call for JSPS Core-to-Core Projects


Applications to JSPS Tokyo  
Duration of Project: April 2016 - March 2021 (Max. 5 years)
Application Period: 4 September 2015 - 6 October 2015

Application Procedure

02 Jul 2015 FY2016 Call: JSPS Pathway to University Positions in Japan Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers

Application Deadline: Friday 4th September 2015

Fellowships must start between 1 April to 30 November 2016

Pathway to University Positions in Japan Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers provides the opportunity for researchers based outside of Japan to conduct collaborative research activities with leading research groups at Japanese Universities and research institutions. JSPS will fund the initial 12 to 24 months of the visit and the fellowship thereafter is designed to lead to full-time employment at the host institution. Eligible applicants need to be within 10 years of finishing their PhD. Eligible research fields are not limited.

*Please send applications to JSPS Tokyo via a host institution

Application Guidelines and Form

30 Apr 2015 FY2015 Call for Strategic International Networks Programme


The full title of this programme is:

Programme for Advancing Strategic International Networks to Accelerate the Circulation of Talented Researchers 

Applications should be made to JSPS Tokyo  
Duration of Project: FY2015 to FY2017 (max. 3 years)
Application Period: 11 to 13 May 2015

Application Procedure

19 Mar 2015 The JSPS London Call for the Pre/Post-doctoral Fellowship for Foreign Researchers (Short Term)

Applications to JSPS London

Fellowship Start Period: 1 November 2015 to 31 March 2016

Closing Date: 1 June 2015

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28 Jan 2015 FY2015 JSPS London BRIDGE Fellowship Call for Applications

BRIDGE

Closing date: Thursday 26th February 2015
Visit start period: Between July 2015 to the end of March 2016

 

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