Sunday, September 28, 2008

18 PhD Positions in Chemistry, University of Warsaw, Poland

A new International PhD program - supported by the Polish Foundation
of Science - is offered by the Faculty of Chemistry, University of
Warsaw, Poland.
Deadline: 1 January 2009

The program designed in cooperation with well-recognized
international research Partner institutions is entitled
“From simple molecules to nanostructured and bioactive materials”

It is divided into four thematic lines reflecting increasing
complexity of the studied materials:

Simple systems with complex molecular interactions,
Nanostructured materials and biomaterials,
From new materials to devices
and Biomacromolecules and therapeutic systems - modeling and

Students from all countries are invited to apply. The Program aims to
train future scientists able to work in highly competitive
environment and with abilities to work across disciplines.
Duration of the program is 4 years, including 6-24 months spent
abroad in the foreign Partner institutions.

Up to 18 students will be admitted to the first or second year of the
International PhD studies. The successful candidates will be able to
choose a Principal Supervisor and select the subject of the project
(download subjects of theses).

A fellowship of 3000 PLN/month (tax-free) + 500 PLN/month (insurance)
is offered, which compares well with the average salary in Poland. An
additional allowance of 1500 PLN /month will be provided for the stay
at the foreign partner institution.

Tuition fees for all coursework and health insurance are covered by
the fellowship. The University will assist in finding accommodation.

Good luck with your application.
We look forward to welcoming you as a student!