22 Grants H.C. Ørsted Postdoc COFUND Program: DTU

Study in:Denmark
Deadline: 23 February 2018

22 fellowships under the H.C. Ørsted Postdoc COFUND Programme: Technical University of Denmark. Technical University of Denmark (DTU) invites highly talented young researchers who have obtained outstanding results during their PhD studies and demonstrated excellence and potential in their field of study to apply for one of the 16 fellowships under the international H.C. Ørsted Postdoc COFUND Programme, co-funded by Marie Curie Actions.

Core areas:

The grants can be obtained in any of the following research areas –

Mathematics, physics, space research and informatics

DTU Compute

DTU Physics

DTU Space

DTU Nutech

Chemistry, biotechnology and chemical engineering

DTU Chemistry

DTU Chemical Engineering

DTU Energy

DTU Biosustain

Electronics and communication

DTU Fotonik

DTU Electrical Engineering

DTU Nanotech

DTU Danchip

Construction, production, buildings and transportation

DTU Civil Engineering,

DTU Transport,

DTU Management Engineering,

DTU Wind Energy,

DTU Mechanical Engineering,

Life science

DTU Systems Biology,

DTU Aqua,

DTU Food,

DTU Vet,

DTU Environment

Type of Fellowships:

A. Applicants should apply for a junior fellowship if they have received their PhD degree within the period of 0 months to 5 years from time of recruitment (1 July 2018). Junior fellowship contracts are offered for 12-24 months; 24 months being the general duration.

B. Applicants should apply for a senior fellowship if they have 5+ years of experience from PhD graduation at time of recruitment (1 July 2018), and should be at a level of their career where they have had postdoc fellowships or similar and are ready academically to enter the next level of the career ladder. Senior fellowship contracts are offered for 3-12 months; 12 months being the general duration

Application Procedure:

Applications must be submitted as one compiled PDF (online) and should contain all the requested annexes in the following order:

Annex #1 Research plan* (maximum of 4 A4 pages)
Annex #2 CV and list of publications*
Annex #3 Ethics issues table*
Annex #4 PhD documentation (or declaration from supervisor)
Annex #5 Letters of recommendation (from graduating university and latest employer) **

It is possible for the graduating university and latest employer to send the letters of recommendations in confidence directly to the secretariat.

DTU recommends that the research plan is developed in close cooperation with the hosting research department and professor. Applicants can/are encouraged to include a letter of support from thehosting department. The research plan should be formulated to be comprehensible to professors and researchers without expertise in the specialist field in question.

Applicants can apply for an individual postdoctoral fellowship of 12 to 24 months. At the time of deadline, the applicant must not have resided or carried out their main activity in Denmark for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the deadline. The applicant must be an Experienced Researcher, i.e. must have obtained a PhD degree, or be very close to graduating (PhD degree must be obtained by the time of employment).

For more information about:

contact the secretariat at oerstedpostdoc@adm.dtu.dk.

DTU welcomes applications from all interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion and ethnic background.

Quick Overview———————–
Organization Technical University of Denmark
Fellowship Level Denmark
Country Denmark
Subject areas Postdoc
Fellowship amount
Eligibility Open Internationally
Deadline 23 February 2018

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