Host/Provider: This programme is supported by the Cancer Council Australia.
Fields of Study: Fellowships are awarded to pursue a career in cancer research and to complete training in those aspects of cancer research related to the Agency’s mission and of priority for the Cancer Council Australia: to coordinate and conduct both epidemiological and laboratory research into the causes and prevention of cancer. Disciplines covered are: epidemiology (including genetic and molecular), biostatistics, bioinformatics, and areas related to mechanisms of carcinogenesis including molecular and cell biology, molecular genetics, epigenetics, and molecular pathology. There is an emphasis on interdisciplinary projects.
Level (Degree): Fellowships are available for postdoctoral scientists who intend to pursue a career in cancer research and wish to complete their training at the IARC in Lyon, France.
Target Applicants: Australian citizens are eligible to apply.
Eligibility/Requirements: Candidates are required to have finished their doctoral degree within five years of the closing date for application or be in the final phase of completing their doctoral degree (M.D. or PhD). Candidates currently working as IARC-funded postdoctoral scientists, or candidates who have worked at the Agency for a period greater than six months, cannot be considered. Candidates attached to commercial entities or who have an association with the tobacco industry are not eligible.
How to Apply: Applications should be made on-line via the Agency’s web site. Applications must be supported by the Director of the applicant’s own institution.
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