Saturday, August 3, 2013

Invitation and Postdoctoral Fellowships_ JSPS 2014-2015

The Australian Academy of Science, in association with the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), invites applications from Australian researchers to undertake Invitational and Postdoctoral Fellowships in Japan during 2014-2015. Postdoctoral Fellowships are for a period of twelve to twenty-four months; Invitational Fellowships are either short term, for fourteen to sixty days, or long term, for two to ten months.

Researchers in any field of natural sciences, including mathematics, technology, engineering and medicine may apply. Researchers who are Australian citizens or Australian permanent residents are eligible to apply.

Applications in the humanities and social sciences are also accepted but ONLY for the Postdoctoral Fellowships. Medical doctors without a doctorate are not eligible to apply for the Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Applications close on Friday 27 September 2013. Further information and the application form is available on the Academy’s website -

This project is supported by the Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research and Tertiary Education (DIICCSRTE).