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Apply for the SCIENCE BY WOMEN Visiting Senior Research Fellowships 2020 for African Women

Brief Description

The Women for Africa Foundation (FMxA), in line with its mission of contributing to the development of Africa through its women, is launching the 6th Edition of SCIENCE BY WOMEN programme, with the aim to promote African women’s leadership in scientific research and technology transfer and to foster the capacity of the research centres in their home countries.


Successful candidates will have access to the following benefits:

  • Flight from their centre of origin to the host institution and back

  • Living allowance of 2.400 Euros gross per month to cover accommodation, personal expense and health and occupational accident insurance coverage.


  • Being a woman

  • Nationality of an African country.

  • PhD with at least 3 years of post-doctoral professional experience

  • Contractual relationship with a university or a public or private non-profit organization based in Africa dedicated to significant scientific research in the areas indicated

  • Excellent academic record and proven track of relevant research experience

  • Solid working knowledge of English

  • Proven experience leading a research group


30th September 2020

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