International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Arturo Falaschi Fellowship Programmes
The Arturo Falaschi ICGEB Fellowships programme offers long and short-term fellowships for scientists who are nationals of ICGEB Member States to perform research inTrieste, New Delhi or Cape Town.
ICGEB offers postgraduate studies with the aim of obtaining the “Doctor Philosophiae” (PhD) degree in the life sciences. Thanks to specific agreements, the title can be awarded through a number of academic institutions of international standing, which include The Open University (UK) and theInternational School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) in Trieste, Italy, theJawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi and the University of Cape Town in South Africa.
The structure of the three-year PhD course includes intensive laboratory research activities, participation in seminars and communication training during Journal Club sessions, symposia and international meetings.
Closing Date for Applications: 31 MARCH
Short-term fellowships can be awarded, as follows:
- In ICGEB Laboratories
ICGEB offers Short-term fellowships for Pre-doctoral and Postdoctoral studies in ICGEB Component laboratories to fund ongoing collaborative research between scientists from ICGEB Member States and research groups at ICGEB laboratories in Trieste, Italy, New Delhi, India and Cape Town, South Africa, with the aim of facilitating access to the latest research techniques and to strengthen capacity building.
- In Member States: Scientific Mobility for Advanced Research Training (SMART)
The ICGEB SMART Fellowship programme promotes the mobility of researchers between ICGEB Member States as a way of enhancing skill development, acquisition of specific hands-on training in new technologies and increasing bilateral cooperation in science and technology, and should show clear evidence of strong collaboration between the two laboratories.
Closing Dates for Applications: 31 MARCH, 30 JUNE, 30 SEPTEMBER, 31 DECEMBER