22/08/2016

JAMSTEC Postdoctoral Fellow Programme

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  • ORGANISATION NAME
    JAMSTEC
  • ORGANISATION COUNTRY
    Japan
  • FUNDING TYPE
    Mobility Incoming
  • DEADLINE DESCRIPTION
    25 May in 2016
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Natural sciences
  • CAREER STAGE
    First Stage Researcher (R1) (Up to the point of PhD)
    Recognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)

Outline

The Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology (JAMSTEC) established an international postdoctoral fellowship programme in Oceanography and Earth Sciences to help youg researchers develop their scientific excellence.

What is funded

5 fellowships awarded in 2016. For the 2016 call, Period of employment is from April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018. One contract period is maximum one fiscal year. The contract period can be renewed but the total contract period is a maximum three fiscal years

Annual salary (paid in 1/12 equal monthly payments)

 JPY 5,250,000

Duration

1 to 3 years

Eligibility

Applicants of any nationality, holding a PhD in a relevant field and with less than 5 years of experience are elligible to apply.

Disclaimer:

The responsibility for the funding offers published on this website, including the funding description, lies entirely with the publishing institutions. The application is handled uniquely by the employer, who is also fully responsible for the recruitment and selection processes.