Apply now for postdoc fellowships at Technical University of Denmark

Technical University of Denmark (DTU) invites highly talented young researchers to apply for fellowships under the international HC Ørsted Postdoc COFUND Programme. Candidates are expected to have obtained outstanding results during their PhD studies and demonstrated excellence and potential in their field of study.

The programme will enable candidates from all over the world to carry out curiosity-driven, bottom-up research projects within all branches of engineering science at DTU. It will contribute to the researchers’ career development and broadening and deepening their individual competencies by exposing them to an international and multidisciplinary environment. The program is co-funded by EU’s Marie Curie Actions.

A total of 56 postdoc fellows will be enrolled in the programme during 2014-2016. DTU granted 20 fellowships in 2014 and will grant another 20 fellowships in 2015. Fellowships will be granted for 12-24 months.

At the time of deadline, applicants must not have resided or carried out their main activity in Denmark for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the deadline.

DTU encourages interested candidates to contact a research group of interest at DTU and start a dialogue with the supervising professor in order to collaborate on developing a research plan.

Application deadline is Monday 23 February 2015 (midnight, CET).

DTU welcomes applications from all interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnic background.

For more information about the programme, please visit
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