Postdoctoral fellowships at IIASA

IIASA offers a range of postdoc opportunities for early career researchers. These include fully funded research positions of up to two years to study topics related to the IIASA research agenda. Information on call openings and application deadlines can be found below.











GENERAL APPLICATION INFORMATION FOR POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWS


1) Candidates are required to develop and submit a research proposal that interfaces their own research interests with the research agenda of one of the various activities pursued at IIASA. To find the program suitable for your research please view our research page. Once you have formulated a proposal we encourage you to contact the relevant program representatives

We suggest to look at the application form, frame the proposed according to the questions there, and then send an introductory e-mail. This is vital, not only to discuss research ideas and ascertain their relevance to IIASA but also to ensure more realistic research plans and expectations on the part of both IIASA and the applicant. 


2) Candidates should have held their PhD for less than five years at the application deadline. However, eligibility is extended under the following circumstances.

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3) IIASA does not do lab-type research and therefore has no labs. Also please note that the fellowship requires you to be present at IIASA; please do not apply if you need to stay away from the institute for you research, or expect IIASA to fund field research.


Before applying please also have a look at our postdoctoral fellowship guidelines.

Currently open calls
FRQ-IIASA Postdoctoral Program

Applications are now open!The Fonds de recherche du Québec (FRQ) and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) identified mutual interests in strengthening their existing bonds of collaboration and promoting the development of specific programs. More


Other opportunities for postdoctoral researchers

For information on call openings and application deadlines please see information below.

2019 IIASA-NERC Collaborative Research Fellowships

The IIASA-NERC Collaborative Research Fellowships programme will provide three years of support for at least two promising early-career researchers to deliver challenging research and support the development of long-term collaborative working relationships between the UK and IIASA research communities. More

The Peking University (PKU) - IIASA Postdoctoral Program

Postdoctoral students wishing to develop skills, experience and expertise in systems analysis, and in international and interdisciplinary research are invited to apply for a fellowship within the PKU-IIASA Postdoctoral Program.  More

IIASA-Brazil Fellowships

In partnership with IIASA’s Brazilian NMO, the Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES) IIASA offers doctoral and postdoc opportunities for Brazilian nationals and permanent residents. More

IIASA-Israel Program

The IIASA-Israel Program offers opportunities for postdoc and mid-career researchers to develop their skills and expertise in systems analysis, and international and interdisciplinary research at IIASA. More

Peter E. De Jánosi Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Peter E. de Jánosi Fellowship was established by IIASA in honor of Dr. de Jánosi, who, as director of the institute from 1990 to 1996, guided its transition from a bridge between East and West during the Cold War to its current role as a center for objective, multinational, interdisciplinary analysis of global change. More

FRQ-IIASA Postdoctoral Program

Applications are now open!The Fonds de recherche du Québec (FRQ) and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) identified mutual interests in strengthening their existing bonds of collaboration and promoting the development of specific programs. More

The Korea Research Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship

Next call will open in 2021. Korean nationals who have received their doctoral degrees by Korean universities are eligible to apply for postdoctoral fellowships.  More



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