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95
Days
September 15 2024
Application Deadline
N/A
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Fulbright-Saastamoinen Foundation Distinguished Chair in Health Sciences

Description

The Fulbright-Saastamoinen Foundation Distinguished Chair position provides U.S. scholars with the opportunity to conduct research at the University of Eastern Finland (UEF) at the Faculty of Health Sciences. The Chair position is available for scholars and specialists in any field of Health Sciences, but priority will be given to research work in Cardiovascular Diseases and/or Metabolic Diseases or Neuroscience research. Candidates should have a prominent record of scholarly accomplishment. The specified research area focuses on the pathophysiology, genetics, molecular mechanisms, prevention and novel treatments of these diseases. Applicants are advised to include an invitation letter from the relevant unit at UEF in their application as well as a research plan in the project statement of the Distinguished Chair application. Proposals for medical research involving clinical training, patient care, or patient contact are not eligible. Aside from the monthly allowance, recipients will also receive a one-time travel allowance of $2,000 USD. Please visit the award's website for more information.

Amount Details

$8,700
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