2019-20 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Call for Applications
These prestigious two-year fellowships, worth $70,000 per year, are open to both Canadian and International researchers who have recently completed a PhD, PhD-equivalent, or health professional degree.
Please note that the UBC Internal Banting Competition is only for candidates interested in holding their fellowship at UBC.
UBC Supervisors must:
- Seek top-tier candidates from across Canada and around the world and encourage their application to the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program.
- Be aware of UBC’s internal selection process and timelines.
- Work in close collaboration with the candidate on application documentation prior to submission.
Postdoctoral Fellows must:
- Be in the top 5% of their field: demonstrate exceptional research productivity, be recognized as emerging leaders, and be poised to launch an international, research-intensive career.
- Express synergistic qualities with the proposed UBC supervisor, UBC’s strategic plan and campus-specific research strategy (Vancouver or Okanagan).
- Meet all current Banting eligibility criteria.
- Be available to start at UBC between April 1 and October 1, 2020 for a two-year post.
- Be aware of UBC’s internal selection process and timeline.
- Work in close collaboration with the proposed supervisor in preparing the Banting package.
Applicant and Supervisor Support:
- First, visit the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship website for information: http://banting.fellowships-bourses.gc.ca
- UBC’s Postdoctoral Fellows Office (PDFO) is available for questions pertaining to the UBC internal application process: www.postdocs.ubc.ca
UBC internal deadline: Friday, July 5, 2019 10:00 AM PDT, NO EXCEPTIONS
Office of Research Services Deadline – Vancouver: Monday, September 16, 2019; 12:00 PM PDT
Banting deadline: Wednesday, September 18, 2019; 20:00 EDT (17:00 PDT)
Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship Website: http://banting.fellowships-bourses.gc.ca/
UBC Postdoctoral Fellows Website: http://www.postdocs.ubc.ca/
UBC Strategic Plan: http://strategicplan.ubc.ca/
UBC Research Plans: https://research.ubc.ca/about-vpri/strategicplans/
UBC Office of Research Services: http://www.ors.ubc.ca/
For general information about the Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship, please contact Banting directly. For inquiries related to the UBC Internal Banting Competition, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org