UNU-CRIS Individual Postdoctoral Fellowships in Belgium, 2018

Scholarship Description:

The United Nations University Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS) is delighted to offer Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships for researchers to enhance their career development and prospects by working abroad.

UNU-CRIS focuses on new patterns of regional and global cooperation and governance. Through its research activities it will connect scholarly knowledge with policy-making, aiming to contribute to the creation and maintenance of peace and stability.

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Degree level:

Fellowships are available to pursue Postdoctoral research programme.

Field of Study:

We welcome applications focused on the role of the United Nations and other international institutions in the efforts to create and maintain peace and security. We also welcome applications focusing on the challenges to global or regional governance in line with one of the three research programs of the Institute:
The Role of Regions in Global Governance
The United Nations and Regional Public Goods
The Changing Patterns of Regional and Global Governance

Scholarship Award: 

They will furthermore be provided with an office, along with a computer and free access to both the UNU-CRIS library facilities and those of its partner universities.

Nationalities:

Available to students of all nationalities. Scholarship can be taken in the Belgium.

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships at UNU-CRIS are open to experienced researchers of any nationality, who must have, at the date of the call deadline:

  1. A doctoral degree or at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience.
  2. Cannot have spent more than 12 months of the past 3 years in Belgium.

English Language Requirements: 

Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.

Applying procedure Instructions:

How to Apply: Expressions of interest should be sent to rjohnson-at-cris.unu.edu by 25 June 2018.

Please submit:

  1. CV (maximum 4 sides of A4)
  2. Project outline, which specifies the relevance of the project to the aims and actions of the United Nations, incorporates a clear research design, and details why UNU-CRIS is the optimal place to pursue such a project (maximum of 5 sides of A4)
  3. University transcripts

Scholarship Official Web Links:

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Scholarship Deadline:

June 25, 2018.

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