Funding for research post as Postdoctoral Researcher in Finland, all research fields (Academy of Finland)
Deadline: 25 September 2019
The aim of the funding for research posts as Postdoctoral Researcher is to support the most talented researchers who have recently completed their doctoral degree in gaining competence for demanding researcher or expert positions. Mobility since completing their doctorate is required of the applicant. In the review of applications, particular attention will be paid to the international dimension of the research plan. The funding is meant for the applicant’s own salary and personal research expences. This programme is run by the Academy of Finland.
To be eligible to apply, you must be a researcher with up to four years of experience since PhD completion (degree certificate issued 25 Sep 2015–25 Sep 2019), or up to eight years if you have obtained the degree simultaneously with medical specialist training.
Applicants who have completed their doctoral degree more than four years ago can be considered only for special reasons (maternity, paternity, parental or childcare leave, military service or nonmilitary service, or long-term illness).
Mobility since completing their doctoral degree is required of applicants for funding for a research post as Postdoctoral Researcher (Mobility requirement). The mobility requirement is met if you apply for funding for a research post to a research environment other than the one in which you worked while completing your doctoral thesis. If an application for funding for a research post as Postdoctoral Researcher concerns the same research environment where the applicant worked while completing their doctoral degree, the applicant must have at least six months of research experience from another research environment or research-supporting experience from another sector since completing their doctoral degree.
When applying for funding for a research post as Postdoctoral Researcher, you apply for funding for your own salary for three years. You use the same application to apply for funding for your own research costs. The aim of the funding is to support the most talented researchers who have recently completed their doctoral degree in gaining competence for demanding researcher or expert positions. A research post as Postdoctoral Researcher is intended for full-time research. The three-year funding period begins 1 September 2020.
The average funding is approximately 200,000–300,000 euros per Postdoctoral Researcher.
Deadline: 25 September 2019, 16:15 Finnish time (08:15 Colombian time)
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[Boletín SIUN 454, 12/13 de septiembre de 2019]