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Logo of UCT and the Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and ResearchPostdoctoral Research Fellowship: HIV-exposed uninfected child health outcomes

The Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Research (CIDER) at the University of Cape Town School of Public Health, in partnership with the Collaborative Initiative for Paediatric HIV Education and Research (CIPHER) have announced a call for applications for a 15-month Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. The candidate selected for this fellowship will conduct research, including a systematic review of the literature on HIV-exposed uninfected (HEU) child health outcomes.

Call status: Open
Deadline: 17:00 Central European Time on 22nd June 2018

The selected candidate will be based at CIDER for the fellowship, but professional development activities include a 2-month training period with the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a one month training period at the Botswana-Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Partnership Initiative.

For more information and to apply, visit https://www.iasociety.org/HIV-Programmes/Programmes/Paediatrics-CIPHER/Postdoctoral-Research-Fellowship


Call summary

Submission deadline: 22nd June 2018

Apply online at https://bit.ly/2s5mAeF

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African Career Accelerator awards

The Crick African Network has opened its call for applications for the African Career Accelerator awards.

Call status: Open
First stage: Mandatory Expression of Interest. Deadline: 23:59 (British Summer Time/GMT +1) on 1st July 2018

The Crick African Network’s African Career Accelerator (CAN ACA) awards will provide Fellowship support for African Post-Doctoral researchers aiming to make the transition to becoming an independent researcher and launching their own research group. The CAN ACA awards will invest in early-career researchers who have demonstrated strong scientific and leadership potential, as well as a commitment to continuing their research on the African continent. This call is made possible by funding from the UK’s Global Challenges Research Fund.

For more information and to apply, visit African Career Accelerator Awards or email CAN-Fellowships@crick.ac.uk. For UCT-specific queries, email yolande.harley@uct.ac.za.

The Crick African Network is a partnership between five African institutes, including the University of Cape Town, and The Francis Crick Institute.

Call summary

Call Opens: Monday 23rd April 2018

The Expression of Interest Form is a mandatory stage

Deadline for Expression of Interest form is 1st July 2018

Online Portal for full applications opens 23rd May 2018

Deadline for full applications is 1st August 2018