CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars Program 2018 Call for Applications

CIFAR (Canadian Institute for Advanced Research)
  • Location
    Canada
  • Sector
    Education
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Apply by
    Feb-22-2018
  • Posted
    Dec 01

Position description

CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars

A new opportunity for early career researchers

CIFAR invites exceptional early career researchers to join CIFAR’s global network of 370 researchers from 18 countries who are pursuing answers to some of the most complex challenges facing the world today. The CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program provides funding, skills training, mentorship, and opportunities to collaborate, positioning scholars as leaders and agents of change.

SCHOLARS RECEIVE:

  • $100,000 CDN in unrestricted research support
  • A two-year membership in a CIFAR research program, a global network of top-tier research leaders
  • Opportunities to network, collaborate and form a community with colleagues from a range of disciplines
  • Mentorship from a senior researcher within a CIFAR research program
  • Specialized leadership and communications skills training, and support to put skills into action

Applicants can be from anywhere in the world, must hold a PhD (or equivalent) and be within the first five years of their first full-time academic appointment. Scholars' research interests must be aligned with the themes of an eligible CIFAR research program. In 2018, the eligible programs are:

Applications must be submitted before February 22, 2018. All applications are submitted online and must include letters of reference. A detailed overview of the CIFAR Azrieli Global Scholars program, along with eligibility requirements and how to apply, are available at www.cifar.ca/global-scholars

Qualifications

Applicants can be from anywhere in the world, must hold a PhD (or equivalent) and be within the first five years of their first full-time academic appointment. Scholars' research interests must be aligned with the themes of an eligible CIFAR research program.

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