Applications are invited for the joint postdoctoral research position in Sport & Exercise Medicine to study in South Africa. The area of postdoctoral research will be in the molecular and cellular basis of sport and exercise medicine.
Stellenbosch University is recognised as one of the four top research universities in South Africa. It takes pride in the fact that it has one of the country’s highest proportions of postgraduate students of which almost ten percent are international students.
The University lies in the picturesque Jonkershoek Valley in the heart of the Western Cape Winelands. The University has ten faculties, of which eight – AgriSciences, Arts and Social Sciences, Education, Engineering, Law, Science, Theology and the larger part of Economic and Management Sciences – are located on the main campus in Stellenbosch with the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences situated on the Tygerberg campus and the Faculty of Military Science in Saldanha. The University’s Business School is situated at the Bellville Park campus.
What You Need To Know About The Stellenbosch University Postdoctoral Fellowship
The Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine, better known as ISEM, is based at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg, Cape Town, South Africa. ISEM offers several courses in Sport and Exercise Medicine while conducting ground-breaking research and translating this knowledge back to the community and the medical field.
LEVEL / FIELD OF STUDY:
Fellowships are available to study the postdoctoral research programme at Stellenbosch University. Fellowships are awarded in Sport & Exercise Medicine.
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Applicant will gain the opportunity to study in this prestigious institution
Stellenbosch University Postdoctoral Fellowship Eligibility:
Eligible Countries: This fellowship is available for international students.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants must meet the following criteria:
Applicants should have obtained a PhD degree in the past 5 years and have a strong background in exercise science, physiology, or molecular and cellular biology. A good understanding of exercise interventions in chronic disease states would be an advantage to the applicant.
– Obtained a PhD degree in the past 5 years
– Have a strong background in exercise science, physiology, or molecular and cellular biology
– A good understanding of exercise interventions in chronic disease states would be an advantage
English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English are usually required to provide evidence of proficiency in English at the higher level required by the University.
How To Apply For The Stellenbosch University Postdoctoral Fellowship
For more information please contact Mrs. Lindi Deck at lmdeck-at-sun.ac.za. To apply, send a covering letter, a CV containing details of previous courses and associated grades and the email addresses of 3 references to Mrs. Lindi Deck at lmdeck-at-sun.ac.za by 30 September 2018.
- – Obtained a PhD degree in the past 5 years
- – Have a strong background in exercise science, physiology, or molecular and cellular biology
- – A good understanding of exercise interventions in chronic disease states would be an advantage
- – Send a covering letter
- – A CV containing details of previous courses and associated grades
- – The email addresses of 3 references to Mrs. Lindi Deck at lmdeck-at-sun.ac.za by 30 September 2018.
Scholarship Applications Deadline: September 30, 2018