The UNU Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH) offers an excellent multicultural environment for scholars to work on their research and interact with scholars from different countries and disciplines.
Course Level: Fellowship/Postdoctoral
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: All. Applicants from developing countries and women are particularly encouraged to apply.
To be taken at (country): Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Duration of Scholarship: The fellowship is a full-time employment on a one (1) year Personnel Service Agreement (PSA) contract, and can only be extended (for a maximum of one (1) year) based on budget availability and a progress review conducted during the 9th month of the first-year fellowship.
Method of Application: Interested applicants should submit their applications by e-mail in the form of an Adobe Acrobat PDF file to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications must include the following:
a separate cover letter setting out how the applicant’s qualifications and experience match the eligibility requirements of the positions / topics listed
a completed and signed UNU Personal History (P.11) form (do not use similar forms provided by other United Nations organisations and do not submit your curriculum vitae)
an abstract of your current PhD research/dissertation
one sample (.pdf file) of your recent publication in English
Note for references: At least one (1) reference must come from one of your PhD supervisors
an indication of the reference number of the vacancy announcement (2018/UNU/INWEH/PSA/PDF/UWR/UWR/WRR/01)
Scholarship Application Deadline: 11th February 2019