The eleventh “Vienna Research Groups for Young Investigators" call 2020 as part of the WWTF's Life Sciences programme is issued for two group leader positions and is now open. This group must address substantial state-of-the-art scientific research questions in the area of computational methods in the life sciences.
It addresses Vienna-based universities and research institutions that intend to hire an excellent young researcher from abroad for setting-up and managing an independent research group. Active recruitment procedures are mandatory.
WWTF grants up to two positions with up to € 1.6 million per research group for six to eight years years of funding.
!!! Please submit proposals online by 2 pm, July 14, 2020. Please be aware that due to the corona pandemic, the deadline was extended for one month (the previous deadline was June 16, 2020). !!!!
Decisions are planned for December 2020. Hearings of selected candidates will take place in Vienna 3rd-4th December 2020.
For futher information please see the VRG20 Call Fiche, the VRG20 Guide for Writing a Proposal and the current VRG Funding Guidlines (German).
For current advertisments of Viennese research institutions please follow the following links:
University of Vienna: https://forschung.univie.ac.at/services/aktuelle-ausschreibungen/vienna-research-group/
Medical University of Vienna: https://tinyurl.com/wvlnsqd
CeMM Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences: https://cemm.jobbase.io/job/dsb3a60u
TU Wien: www.tuwien.at/forschung/vrg2020
University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna: https://www.vetmeduni.ac.at/de/stellenangebote/#c92959
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna: https://boku.ac.at/fos/themen/boku-vrg?no_cache=1#c394630
Contact: Donia Lasinger