Author Topic: Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships for International Students at MaxNetAging in Germany, 2014  (Read 440 times)

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Max Planck International Research Network on Aging (MaxNetAging) is announcing doctoral and postdoctoral fellowships for international students. Doctoral fellowships are offered for 3 years and postdoctoral fellowships are awarded for 2 years, starting in February 2014. Each fellow enrolled in the MNARS will be affiliated with one participating Max Planck Institute. During the first six months of the MNARS all doctoral and postdoctoral fellows will study together at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock. The application deadline is September 6, 2013.

Study Subject (s): The program focuses on topics of aging ranging across the full spectrum of the behavioral and social sciences, biology, law and the humanities.

Course Level: Fellowships are awarded for pursuing doctoral and postdoctoral program.

Scholarship Provider: Max Planck International Research Network on Aging (MaxNetAging)

Scholarship can be taken at: Germany

Eligibility: Applicants should have a background in demography or a related field in the social or biological sciences, mathematics or statistics. Staff will be recruited internationally solely on the basis of qualification. Applications from women and persons with disabilities are encouraged

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: International applicants can apply for these fellowships.

Scholarship Description: The MaxNetAging Research School (MNARS) is seeking applications for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships, starting in February 2014. MNARS is an international graduate program launched by the Max Planck International Research Network on Aging (MaxNetAging). The program focuses on topics of aging ranging across the full spectrum of the behavioral and social sciences, biology, law and the humanities. Each fellow enrolled in the MNARS will be affiliated with one participating Max Planck Institute. During the first six months of the MNARS all doctoral and postdoctoral fellows will study together at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock.

Duration of award (s): Doctoral fellowships are offered for 3 years and postdoctoral fellowships are awarded for 2 years, starting in February 2014.

How to Apply: Applications should be addressed to the MaxNetAging Director Prof. James W. Vaupel and sent by e-mail to appl-mnars-at-demogr.mpg.de. Applications should include:

-a CV

-a statement about the level of the job you are seeking (as doctoral or postdoctoral student) and why you are interested in working in the MaxNetAging Research School

-details of qualifications, including information about honors, awards, or evaluations of your educational degrees (e.g., “cum laude”)

-a list of publications, if any

-names and addresses of 2 people we can contact about you, and

-for postdoctoral fellows a brief outline about your research agenda in the upcoming two years

Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is September 6, 2013.

Further Official Scholarship Information and Application