Innovator (scholarship recipient) with a background in technology, healthcare, design and/or management
KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm has grown to become one of Europe’s leading technical and engineering universities, as well as a key centre of intellectual talent and innovation. We are Sweden’s largest technical research and learning institution and home to students, researchers and faculty from around the world. Our research and education covers a wide area including natural sciences and all branches of engineering, as well as in architecture, industrial management, urban planning, history and philosophy.
The Unit for Health Innovation is looking for eight to twelve innovators with backgrounds in technology, healthcare, design and/or management for the program Clinical Innovation Fellowships. The fellowship is a full-time commitment during the period September 1, 2017 - April 30, 2018. During that time, participants will join a multidisciplinary team where skills in technology, healthcare, design, management or related areas complement each other. The participants will be remunerated through a scholarship or salary and are after a successfully completed program awarded the title Clinical Innovation Fellow at KI and KTH. As a participant, you participate in an ambitious effort to develop the clinical innovation landscape in Europe.
To qualify, an academic degree in one or more of the following or related areas is required: medicine, nursing, physiotherapy, engineering, art, design, or business. Experience in health care or medical technology is an advantage. Applicants should be able to fluently communicate in English, verbally and in written form. Knowledge of Swedish is an advantage, but not required.
Your complete application must be received 2017-03-26 at the latest. Mark your application with reference number H-2017-0072.
Applications must be made online and should include the following:
- A completed online questionnaire
- A letter of motivation (max 2 A4)
- Three references
The application must be written in English or Swedish.
Note that it is a scholarship and program participation that you are applying for, not an employement.
About the scholarship
Period: 2017-09-01 through 2018-04-30
Extent: Full time
Number of grantees sought: 8-12 pc
Scholarship compensation: as agreed
Information about the scholarship:
Sjoerd Haasl, Director, Clinical Innovation Fellowships
Phone:+46 8 790 9767