Postdoctoral awards are pursued in South Africa, beginning academic year 2020-21. This award may be one to two years.

  • A terminal degree (for example a Ph.D. or Ed.D.) in a field of study relevant to the goals of the ATI
  • Strong interest in pursuing postdoctoral study/research in the disciplines and sub-fields of agriculture, business, data science, ecology/environment, economics or engineering
  • Citizenship or residency in Malawi
  • Recent university graduates, early career professionals in the private or public sector, early-career faculty and staff in Malawian universities
  • No age limit applies
  • Commitment to the development goals of Malawi
  • Willingness to return to Malawi for at least two years after the fellowship to work in a sector related to their master’s or postdoctoral program

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