12 November 2018


Cape Town, South Africa

(Paid Opportunity)


CIDRI-Africa Postdoctoral Fellowships in Infectious Diseases

CIDRI-Africa invites applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships in the area of Infectious Diseases. Preference will be given to applicants whose research interests are aligned with the Centre’s scientific objectives.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Infectious Diseases

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

One year.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Applicants should hold an appropriate doctoral degree.
  • Applicants should be within 5 years of PhD graduation and should not have held prior permanent professional academic positions.
  • Fellowships are awarded for one year. Renewal for one further year will be contingent on satisfactory academic progress.
  • The value of the fellowship is R350 000 per annum (for the fellowship stipend plus consumables/travel).
  • Successful candidates will be required to comply with the University of Cape Town’s approved policies, procedures and practices for the postdoctoral sector.
  • Applications will be considered on merit and the University of Cape Town’s policies on transformation and equity will be strongly adhered to.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid Opportunity)

The value of the fellowship is R350,000 per annum (for the fellowship stipend plus consumables/travel).

How to Apply

First Step: Go to this link.

Second Step: Click on advert and application form and download your application. 

Third Step: Follow the instruction on the application.

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More Details

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This Scholarship Published by:
Manar Ali/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Mayar Abdalla/ The Netherlands 
and “Alyaa Abdelraouf/ Egypt
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MARJ3 Scholarships team