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Call for applications: FRIAS Sustainable Governance Senior Fellowship Programme For Researchers from Africa 7 months 2024/2025

Freiburg Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Freiburg (Germany)

This senior fellowship is available to researchers from all nationalities, who are based in Africa, exclusively from disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. The fellowships enable the researchers to carry out their own research projects. Full-time presence at FRIAS is expected.

Who: Scientists with doctoral and postdoctoral degrees and at least eight years of post-doctoral experience or a tenured professorship or equivalent permanent position


(a) at least six months’ research experience after their PhD at academic institution(s) in a country different from the country of their first academic degree 


(b) have received a Master/PhD or received tenure or equivalent in an African country.  

Applicants must provide an academic partner at the University of Freiburg. 

Disciplines: Humanities and Social Sciences 

Period of funding: 7 months (between September 2024 and August 2025)

Deadline: 28 September 2023, 13:00 CET via the application platform.