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Vancouver Island University

Canada, Nanaimo

Vancouver Island University offers a number of scholarships for new international students at the undergraduate level. Students are considered for scholarships at the time of admission, based on their submitted transcripts and application supporting documents. The standard deadline for admission to most VIU programs is March 31st, and scholarship selections are determined 6 weeks after this closing date. A separate application for scholarships is not required, as students will be automatically considered if they meet the scholarship criteria. 1. VIU World-Wide Entrance Scholarships are provided to exceptional new long-term academic undergraduate student applicants (not one semester Education Abroad or Exchange students). They are awarded to up to 20 of the top applicants entering in the Fall semester based on entering grades from submitted transcripts. No application necessary. 2. British Columbia High School International Excellence Entrance Scholarship is provided to all International student applicants who have applied to attend VIU in their graduating year from a British Columbia High School with a Dogwood Certificate. Highest average in combined marks of English 12 (combined provincial and school mark), social Studies 11 and Math 11 (Principles or applications). Awarded as a tuition credit at Vancouver Island University in their second academic semester. No application necessary. 3. VIU International Undergraduate Regional Scholarships are awarded to International students applying for entry into the first year of an undergraduate academic program. The award is based upon the entered grades from submitted High School transcripts. No application is necessary. 4. British Columbia Offshore School Entrance Scholarship is awarded to all international student graduates from BC Offshore schools as a tuition credit at Vancouver Island University in their second academic semester. No application necessary.

Deadline 31.03.2019

Jobs

University of Bergen

Norway, Bergen

This offer is only for Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health fields

The Department of Clinical Science of University of Bergen invites applications for the Full-time permanent position as Researcher. Candidates must have training from translational science, preferentially from cancer research. Documented experience from international collaborations using high throughput methods is required. The candidate will be responsible for generation and analyses of sequencing data, from both RNA and DNA. An integrated workflow will be established including both known tools and tools developed on demand when relevant. The researcher will take part in sample preparation, processing and final analysis of data. The researcher may also take a role in validation of genetic findings and in functional studies and treatment evaluation in preclinical model systems. A research stay abroad may become relevant during the period. Candidates must hold a relevant Norwegian PhD or equivalent doctoral degree within areas of molecular biology or genetics; experience in analyses of “high-throughput” sequencing data, counseling, teaching, writing manuscripts and preferentially also grant applications; have personal skills, including abilities to work independently and cooperate within a research group; be motivated and responsible, and also have a great work capacity and enthusiasm for research; be fluent in written and oral English and Norwegian; experience with international collaboration is an advantage. Detailed information about the position, required qualifications, benefits and application procedure is available at https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/157000/full-time-permanent-position-as-researcher-at-the-department-of-clinical-science

Deadline 30.09.2018

Jobs

University of Bergen

Norway, Bergen

This offer is only for Life Sciences fields

The Department of Biological Sciences of University of Bergen invites applications for the PhD position in Macroecology/Palaeoecology. Candidates must have a Master's degree or the equivalent within biogeography, ecology, or related fields relevant to the PhD project, or must have submitted his/her master's thesis for assessment prior to the application deadline. It is a condition of employment that the master's degree has been awarded. The successful candidate should feel comfortable adopting multi-disciplinary approaches between macroecology/biogeography and palaeoecology, enjoy the challenge of working with large data-sets, and have strong interest in understanding patterns of ecological and human processes in mountains on short and long time scales, must be able to work independently and in a structured manner, and have the ability to cooperate with others within HOPE’s consortium as well as within the EECRG, and to follow through challenging ideas, have pro-active problem-solving skills will be highly valued in the candidate, proficiency in both written and oral English. The successful candidate must have knowledge and experience of quantitative analyses of ecological or palaeoecological data (preferably using the statistical software R), as well as documented skills in one or more research fields relevant to the position; experience with large databases and some experience with geospatial analysis software, such as in ESRI ArcGIS, QGIS or R. Detailed information about the position, required qualifications, benefits and application procedure is available at https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/156590/phd-position-in-macroecology-palaeoecology

Deadline 28.09.2018

Jobs

University of Bergen

Norway, Bergen

This offer is only for Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health fields

The Department of Biomedicine of University of Bergen invites applications for the Full-time permanent position as Associate Professor of Biomedicine. Candidates must have a relevant Norwegian doctorate or corresponding qualifications, must have completed a productive postdoctoral period, must document active and independent research within cancer biology, obesity and aging, ability to obtain external funding, experience in teaching and supervision, ability to create a research environment through national and international network building. Candidates should have leadership experience as well as experience in coordinating research activities and grant applications, documented training and education in human physiology and disease, documented teaching experience in human physiology, experience from working with obesity and cancer at the molecular level, experience using in vivo-based methodologies, metabolomics, systems biology, NGS or loss-of-function screens. The successful applicant will be required to take part in teaching and examination programs in force at any time and to comply without additional remuneration with any amendments that may be introduced by legislation with regard to curriculum, pension schemes and retirement age. Detailed information about the position, required qualifications, benefits and application procedure is available at https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/156771/full-time-permanent-position-as-associate-professor-of-biomedicine-at-the-department-of-biomedicine

Deadline 23.09.2018

Jobs

University of Bergen

Norway, Bergen

This offer is only for Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health fields

The Department of Clinical Science of University of Bergen invites applications for the Full-time permanent position as Associate Professor of Medicine (Obstetrics and Gynecology). The position may be devided into two part-time positions (50 %). The applicant must state whether one wishes a full-time position or a part-time position (50 %). Applicants must have a relevant Norwegian doctorate or corresponding qualifications, and be a specialist in obstetrics and gynecology. The successful candidate will be teaching general and basic clinical skills within the fields of gynecology and obstetrics, and teach/supervise bachelor- master- and PhD-students at the department in medicine, nutrition and pharmacy as well as participate in other tasks at the department. Applicants should have substantial research leadership experience as well as experience in coordinating research activities and strategic research planning. Proven willingness and ability to cooperate will be of great importance in the evaluation process and will be important in teaching, research, coordination, supervision and clinical collaboration with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Haukeland University Hospital. The teaching language will normally be English and Norwegian. The successful applicant must be able to teach in English as well as Norwegian or one of the other Scandinavian languages within two years of his/her appointment. Norwegian language courses will be offered if needed. Detailed information about the position, required qualifications, benefits and application procedure is available at https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/156768/full-time-permanent-position-as-associate-professor-of-medicine-obstetrics-and-gynecology-at-the-department-of-clinical-science

Deadline 23.09.2018

Jobs

University of Bergen

Norway, Bergen

This offer is only for Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health fields

The Faculty of Medicine of University of Bergen invites applications for two open positions as Postdoctoral Fellow. The positions will be affiliated with the department the project naturally falls under. The successful candidate will be appointed for a period of three (3) years in full time (100 %) position. The purpose of the position is the building of competence by means of further development of research work to the extent that a higher level than what is possible within an ordinary PhD program is reached. The main goal of the position is to qualify the successful candidate for professional top positions. Applicants must present proposals for projects for the qualifying work. The project description must also include a work plan. It is a condition that the successful candidate completes the project during the employment period. Applicants must have completed a Norwegian PhD or equivalent foreign education, or have their doctoral thesis approved within the closing date of the application. It is a condition for appointment that the disputation is completes and approved before appointment. The Postdoctoral Fellow must be fluent in oral and written English. It is possible to combine a part-time (50 %) postdoctoral fellowship with other relevant work, also part-time (50 %). The total employment period for the combined positions is six (6) years. This must be informed of in the application and approved by both employers within starting date. Detailed information about the position, required qualifications, benefits and application procedure is available at https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/156563/postdoctoral-fellow-2-positions

Deadline 23.09.2018

Jobs

University of Bergen

Norway, Bergen

This offer is only for Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health fields

The Faculty of Medicine of University of Bergen invites applications for the PhD position (10 positions). Five (5) positions are open PhD-grants. They are intended for applicants with Masters’ degree education (or equivalent) relevant for research areas at the faculty. The positions are full-time (100 %) positions and the candidates will be appointed for a period of four (4) years or max 4 months after completed the PhD-degree, if this is achieved within a shorter time than four years. The positions include 25 % required duties such as teaching, exam work or supervision, depending on the demands at the department. Five (5) PhD-positions are intended for applicants that have participated in The Medical Student Research Program. In connection with these positions, candidates are employed on a quota basis, requiring applicants with a completed medical degree (cand.med.) or a Master`s degree in odontology (cand.odont.). These positions are only available for participants who have completed the Medical Student Research Program. Candidates must enter upon the position directly after the completion of their degree. Candidates who graduate during fall 2018 enter upon the position 1 February 2019, candidates who graduate during spring 2019 enter upon the position 1 September 2019. The successful candidates are employed in a full time (100 %) position for a period of three (3) years, where the time for a completed training component in the organized research training (PhD program) will be deducted, or until max 4 months after completed PhD-degree if this is completed earlier than within the three years. Detailed information is available at https://www.jobbnorge.no/en/available-jobs/job/156556/phd-position-10-positions

Deadline 23.09.2018

Jobs

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Netherlands, Amsterdam

This offer is only for Business & Economics fields

The School of Business and Economics (SBE) of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam invites applications for the position of Associate Professor of Environmental and Resource Economics. The successful candidate must demonstrate a strong research interest and record in environmental and resource economics, excellent teaching abilities, advanced methodological skills, and a clear motivation to contribute to the department’s societal valorization strategy. Candidates should have PhD in economics or a closely related field; proven research experience resulting in international scientific publications and the ability to initiate and lead a body of research. The tasks will include initiation and performance of high-quality research in areas related to environmental and resource economics; active involvement in ongoing research projects and in acquiring new research grants; teaching and coordinating Bachelor's and/or Master's courses offered by the department; supervision of Bachelor's and Master's theses; contribution to the management of the Department / School committees; obtaining a university teaching qualification. The gross salary will be in accordance with university regulations for academic personnel, and depending on experience, range from a minimum of € 4.911,- up to a maximum of € 5.978,- (salary scale 13) for an Associate Professor, based on full-time employment. In addition to this, we offer holiday allowance, end-of-year allowance, and other benefits. Detailed information about the position, required qualifications and application procedure is available at https://www.vu.nl/en/employment/vacancies/2018/18268associateprofessorofenvironmentalandresourceecocnomics.aspx

Deadline 30.09.2018

Jobs

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Netherlands, Amsterdam

This offer is only for Life Sciences fields

The Department of Earth Sciences of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam invites applications for the position of Postdoc in High Latitude Feedbacks between Climate, Fire, Vegetation and Carbon. The Postdoc will investigate feedbacks between climate, fire, vegetation and carbon in high latitude ecosystems based on field, remote sensing and modeling approaches. Candidates should have PhD in earth, ecological or environmental sciences or related field but with proven interest in earth sciences and/or (spatial) ecology; excellent ability to communicate in both written and spoken English, knowledge of Russian is advantageous. They should demonstrate strong scientific motivation, and interest in climate change issues as well as Earth system science; be hands-on and curiosity-driven, and have an ability to work independently; be highly skilled in objected-oriented coding (preferably Python) and have an affinity with field work in remote (arctic-boreal) locations and good social skills. The appointment will initially be for 1 year. After satisfactory evaluation of the initial appointment, it will be extended for a total duration of 3 years. Planned project start is November 1st, 2018 or soon after. The fringe benefits of employment include remuneration of 8,3% end-of-year bonus and 8% holiday allowance; solid pension scheme (ABP); a minimum of 29 holidays in case of full-time employment; generous contribution commuting allowance based on public transport; discounts on collective insurances (healthcare- and car insurance); a wide range of sports facilities which staff may use at a modest charge. Detailed information about the position, required qualifications and application procedure is available at https://www.vu.nl/en/employment/vacancies/2018/18273postdochighlatitudefeesbacksbetweenclimate.aspx

Deadline 01.10.2018

Jobs

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Netherlands, Amsterdam

This offer is only for Life Sciences fields

The Department of Archaeology of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam invites applications for the PhD position 'Flora and Fauna'. Candidates should have a MA/MSc (or equivalent degree) in Archaeology, Science-based Archaeology, Palaeoecology, Environmental Studies or related fields. Detailed information about the position, required qualifications and application procedures is available at https://www.vu.nl/en/employment/vacancies/2018/18279PhDpositionFloraFauna.aspx

Deadline 01.10.2018