Applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships Bursaries for 2019

The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO) invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for five postdoctoral fellowships, commencing in 2019.

  1. No nationality is excluded, however, preference is given to South African citizens, as well as to citizens from SKA Partner Countries in Africa (Botswana, Namibia, Mozambique, Mauritius, Madagascar, Kenya, Ghana and Zambia).
  2. Applicants must have been active in research since obtaining their Doctoral degree. In the case of a break in research, an applicant must have obtained his/her Doctoral degree on, or after, 30 September 2014.
  3. Successful applicants must be able to commence with their postdoctoral fellowships in South Africa on, or before, 1 October 2019.

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Closing date for applications: 15 September 2018.