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The African Postdoctoral Training Initiative


The African Academy of Sciences (AAS), the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation are partnering under the auspices of the Coalition of African Research & Innovation (CARI) to establish a postdoctoral training fellowship program, the African Postdoctoral Training Initiative (APTI). Training will be at a world class institute, the intramural laboratories of NIH.


• Must be citizens of and currently employed in an academic, research, or government position in an African country;
• Must have a relevant doctoral degree (e.g., PhD, MD, MBBS) awarded no more than 15 years earlier;
• Must have less than 5 years of relevant research experience by their entry on duty date at NIH.


More visit the website for more information. Closing date for applications: 11 May 2018


Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA)


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