Opportunities

 

The NSCF will offer postgraduate bursaries, postdoctoral grants, travel grants for visiting scientists working on the collections, and grants for accelerated species descriptions. Keep an eye on this site for postings of these opportunities.

Postdoctoral Scholarship: Biodiversity Biobank Infrastructure Project

The National Biodiversity Biobank Project, which is funded by the Department of Science & Technology as part of the South African Research Infrastructure Roadmap (SARIR), is offering a two-year postdoctoral scholarship to carry out a research project on the status of biodiversity biobanks in South Africa.

Applications must be submitted to Michelle Hamer at M.Hamer@sanbi.org.za before 16h00 on 31 October 2018.

See the attached document for more information, and please distribute to anyone who might be interested.