PhD Studentships in West Africa

PhD Studentships in West Africa:  Medical Research Council Unit The Gambia. The Medical Research Council Unit The Gambia invites applications, from African and UK citizens only, for its full-time PhD studentships in one of the project areas outlined below: Prevalence, vertical transmission and mechanisms of S.aureus resistance   induced by one oral dose of 2g of […]

New Programme of AREF Research Development Fellowships

The Africa Research Excellence Fund is pleased to give news of a new opportunity for outstanding early-career African researchers. The new programme of AREF Research Development Fellowship is designed to enable talented, African postdoctoral researchers to develop their own research ideas and funding proposals through placements of up to 9-months in leading research organisations in […]

Further funding to support Research Leaders in sub-Saharan Africa

The UK MRC has launched a further call to support ‘rising star’ African Research Leaders. This is a prestigious award, jointly funded by the UK MRC and the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID). The aim of the scheme is to strengthen research leadership across sub-Saharan Africa by attracting and retaining exceptionally talented individuals who […]