Call for proposals for the FRQ-IIASA postdoctoral fellowships program



January 14th, 2020

The Fonds de recherche du Québec (FRQ) and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) are pleased to launch the call for proposals for the FRQ-IIASA postdoctoral fellowships program. This program has been designed to foster the mobility of new researchers toward scientifically stimulating and dynamic environments.

The program will enable Quebecer postdoctoral fellows to participate in the postdoctoral programs at IAASA. The research interests of the fellows should be aligned with sustainable development goals as stand-alone topics or combined with any of the IIASA research programs:

  • Advanced Systems Analysis
  • Air Quality and Greenhouse Gases
  • Ecosystems Services and Management
  • Energy
  • Evolution and Ecology
  • Risk and Resilience
  • Transitions to New Technologies
  • Water
  • World Population

 

Calendar of the competition:

  • Friday January 29th 2020: availability of the application form in FRQnet
  • Wednesday March 18th 2020, 4 p.m.: deadline for the application
  • Mid-June 2020: selected candidates will be contacted by the FRQ and IIASA to confirm their acceptance of the fellowship. Results of the competition will be announced to all candidates

For information:

Sophie Gauthier-Clerc
Program manager
Directorate of Societal Challenges and Intersectoral Networks
Office of the Chief Scientist
Fonds de recherche du Québec
514-873-2114, ext. 1269

Denise Pérusse
Director
Directorate of Societal Challenges and Intersectoral Networks
Office of the Chief Scientist
Fonds de recherche du Québec
418 643-8560, ext. 3120