NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL VISITING FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM – Researchers
APPLY BEFORE JULY 2015
INTERNATIONAL TRAINING FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITY, 2015
Applications are invited for the above training program. The aim of this program is to spur innovation in development through advanced training. The objective of the International Visiting Scholar Training Program is to provide training in research and scientific leadership development support that has a trans-formative impact on scholars and situations in the home institution and country, as well as having a trans formative impact on the Cellmolecules Scientific Inc. scholar’s intellectual development.
There are 2 routes A and B
Route A is for either Artist in field of Humanities or scientists in the broad field of Physical and Medical Sciences, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Immunology, Physiology, Cell Biology, Biology and life sciences Route B is strictly for those with background in basic life sciences including healthcare professions, Laboratory, Nutrition, and Medical Sciences. Note; the program is research based and there is no contact with patients.
Must be a citizen of foreign national
Background in Humanities, social Sciences or Biosciences
Interested in career development
Possess a relevant graduate degree
Have no criminal record
Availability of funds
Proficient in English Language
Strong motivation in research with interest in peer review publishing
This is non degree research training fellowship lasting maximum of 2-6 months. The problem allows researchers from third world countries to gain experience from Canadian Institution and learn how to analyze their samples and interpret their data. It is most valuable for scientists from related organizations currently involved in research. Preference will be given to individuals with pursing masters or a doctorate degree or pursuing doctorate degree from any developing country. However, candidates interested in research are also considered even if they are not in pursuing graduate degrees, as they can use this program to develop essential knowledge to undertake research
Area of focus
The purpose of the International Visiting Scholar Training Program (IVSTP) is to help build capacity in developing countries, to ultimately improve patient care. The IVSTP provides essential training for Clinical Scientists and clinicians involved in Laboratory Services and related healthcare professionals in the developing world to receive advance training on a specific topic or technique for up to 1-2 months, extension could be granted provided the candidate has supporting funds. Training is carried out in our laboratory and / or partnering University Professors. Progress is monitored through mentorship from our Senior Scientists or Consultants Scientist.
Upon completion of the training, participants return to their home institution to implement the skills and knowledge they have acquired that address the specific need.
How to Apply
Fellows are encouraged to implement the training at their home institution upon their return