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‘International Opportunities’

Fellowship opportunity teaching science abroad with Science Corps

Dec. 5, 2018—The mission of Science Corps is to build STEM capacity worldwide while empowering the next generation of global scientists. Science Corps welcomes applications from individuals who have recently completed or will soon receive a PhD in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline, but who have not yet begun a faculty or similar level...

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Job Opportunity: Research Groups Neuronal Control of Metabolism, Max Planck Institute, Cologne, Germany

Apr. 13, 2018—The Max Planck Institute for Metabolism Research in Cologne, Germany, invites applications for Postdoctoral Positions in the Research Groups Neuronal Control of Metabolism of Prof. Jens C. Brüning (http://www.sf.mpg.de/research/bruening) and Synaptic Transmission in Energy Homeostasis of Dr. Henning Fenselau (http://www.sf.mpg.de/research/fenselau) The groups use cell type-specific neuro-technology for mapping, manipulating, and monitoring the regulatory neuronal circuits of energy and glucose homeostasis. Applicants should...

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McKinsey Insight program: Insight Asia Pacific Program, applications due April 8th

Mar. 14, 2018—This exciting 3-day program from June 11-14, 2018 gives non-MBA advanced degree students an insider's look into management consulting, covering a range of topics important to those who are exploring alternative career possibilities.  The program’s agenda includes an overview of management consulting, an introduction to the type of work we do, a management consulting case...

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Clubes de Ciencia Peru seeking instructors for summer science outreach program

Feb. 27, 2018—Clubes de Ciencia Perú is a recently established scientific program aimed at recruiting highly-trained researchers to share their expertise, knowledge and passion for science. Access to cutting-edge technologies is limited in Latin America. Clubes de Ciencia Peru seeks to overcome these limits by serving as a platform for young students to experience the world of...

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Fellowship opportunity teaching science abroad with Science Corps; Applications due January 31

Jan. 5, 2018—Science Corps: Expanding science capacity internationally. Science Corps was founded by Dr. Eddy Rubin, CSO at Metabiota and a geneticist and genomicist who has spent more than 25 years as a member of the faculty of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Berkeley, California where he also served as the Director of the DOE Joint Genome Institute where he played...

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BCG is recruiting German speaking PhD students and postdocs

Dec. 6, 2016—The VU Graduate School received the following job announcement this week: From:    BCG Germany To:         German speaking undergraduates, graduates, PhD students, postdocs;  All disciplines Re:         Internships and full-time positions in Germany & Austria We are starting our recruiting process for German speaking undergraduates, graduates, PhD students and postdocs from all disciplines in the US...

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Postdoctoral Fellowships from the Human Frontier Science Program

Jun. 6, 2016—The Human Frontier Science Program is a program of funding for frontier research in the life sciences. It is implemented by the International Human Frontier Science Program Organization (HFSPO) with its office in Strasbourg. HFSP postdoctoral fellowships encourage early career scientists to broaden their research skills by moving into new areas of study while working...

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Insights of Navigating American Academic Sciences from an International Scholar

Feb. 19, 2016—The Vanderbilt International Scholarship Program (VISP) is sponsoring a symposium of biomedical research from 9:10 a.m. to noon on February 26 in room 208 Light Hall. Eight undergraduate interns and three graduate scholars supported by the program will present their work, followed at 11:30 a.m. by a keynote address by Jun Ding, Ph.D., assistant professor...

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Two opportunities available with the Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance

Jan. 2, 2014—As a part of the ongoing efforts by the India Alliance to encourage Clinical and Public health research in India, the Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance have come up with two initiatives; 1) Two Year Research Training Fellowships for Clinicians, and 2) Early, Intermediate and Senior Fellowship schemes for Clinicians and Public Health researchers. (Separate Competition)  Both the competitions launched on...

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International Opportunities: A Going Global Workshop

Nov. 6, 2013—Are you an American student or postdoc looking for employment abroad? Are you an international student or postdoc looking for employment in the US? Don’t miss this workshop on November 13 about Going Global, a valuable resource for your international job search.  Going Global, a service provided to Vanderbilt students at no cost by the...

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International Research Opportunity for PhD students – Chateaubriand Fellowship

Oct. 22, 2013—The Chateaubriand Fellowship –  Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) – is a grant offered by the Office for Science and Technology (OST) of the Embassy of France in the United States. The Chateaubriand Fellowship aims to initiate or reinforce collaborations, partnerships or joint projects by encouraging exchange at the doctoral level. To that end, the OST supports PhD students who...

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Wellcome Trust/DBT India Alliance Senior-Intermediate Fellowship Competition

Jul. 23, 2013—The Wellcome Trust/DBT India alliance is pleased to announce the launch of the next round of competitions for Senior and Intermediate Fellowships. The Wellcome Trust-DBT India Alliance Senior and Intermediate Fellowship Competitions  Preliminary applications due by 26 August 2013 Application forms will be available on the India Alliance Online application System (IASys) at https://fellowships.wellcomedbt.org/Login.aspx Please visit our website www.wellcomedbt.org for further...

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