The DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), as a publicly funded, self-governing organization of the institutions of higher education in Germany, promotes international academic exchange as well as educational co-operation with developing countries through a variety of funding and scholarship programmes.
The purpose of the programme is to provide opportunities to post-doctoral researchers to conduct co-operative research at AIMS Senegal, under the guidance of the research chair holder. The programme is designed to support post-doctoral training. There is also a teaching responsibility (English/French) - in agreement with the chair holder.
DAAD is offering one fellowship in 2018

Who can apply?

Applicants have to
  • have completed their PhD degree less than three years ago.
  • be current or prospective teaching or research staff at an international university or research institution.
  • be preferably nationals of a Sub-Saharan African country.

Eligible fields:
Mathematical Analysis
Preferably applicants with a strong background in Qualitative and/or Numerical Analysis of Partial Differencial Equations and their applications in real world problems. Applicants specialized in Geometric Analysis are also welcome.

The fellowship is tenable at AIMS Senegal.

What can be funded?

The programme is designed to support post-doctoral training.

The objective for fellows is to undertake research during the tenure of the award. The project should not be a reworking or mere extension of the candidate’s doctoral research project.
In addition: The selected candidate is expected to have a team spirit, participate in the scientific activities and animations at AIMS Senegal.

Duration of the funding

The awards are tenable for a period of two years


The fellowship consists of:
  • A travel allowance to participate in international conferences: 2000 EUR
  • a monthly instalment: 1000 EUR
  • a personal lump sum of 100 Euro/month (for work-visa etc)
The incumbent is obliged to conclude an insurance policy (health/accident/personal liability).

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