Polish Institute of Advanced Studies Research Fellowship
The Polish Institute of Advanced Studies PIASt invites applications for 5- or 10-month research fellowships, starting their residencies from October 2018.
At the time of the application, researchers must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Poland for more than 6 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the reference date – November 20th, 2017 (short stays such as holidays do not count).
Applications are open to active researchers at two stages of their careers:
-juniors/postdocs, who have obtained their Ph.D. in the last 10 years and have subsequent working experience as researchers for at least three years prior to the application date (PhD training is not considered in the calculation of research experience) – 2 fellowships;
- seniors/professors, who have a minimum of 10 years of full-time research experience after obtaining a Ph.D. – 8 fellowships.
The Institute attaches great importance to the quality and fairness of its selection process. All applications go through a four-stage procedure:
1/ formal preselection process to assess the eligibility and completeness of documents by the Institute’s staff;
2/ peer-reviewing by independent assessors;
3/ ranking by the International Scientific Advisory Board responsible for the final selection of successful fellows;
4/ singing individual Host Agreements.
The deadline for applications within this call is December 30th, 2017, 12 o'clock (noon) GMT. Late applications will not be considered.
This opportunity has expired. It was originally published here http://www.piast.pan.pl/en/apply/49-calls-for-applications but the link is no more active.