JSPS-UNU Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme is designed to provide promising, highly qualified, young researchers with the opportunity to conduct advanced research relevant to the main thematic focus areas of the UNU Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS, Tokyo) in cooperation with host researchers at Japanese universities and research institutions. The fellowships are awarded for a period of 24 months. There is a monthly maintenance allowance of JPY 362,000and other benefits for the awarded fellows.
- Be a PhD degree holder in a related field
- Have demonstrated research skills in similar areas
- Have the ability to design and implement research involving fieldwork
- Be fluent in English besides having a working knowledge of other languages
How to Apply
Step 1: Download the application form here.
Step 2: Provide information on name, current appointment, date of birth, nationality etc.
Step 3: Provide information on Doctoral degree, PhD dissertation topic, the field of specialization, proposed research title etc.
Step 4: Complete the form and send by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The last date for application is
For any further details, the applying candidates can refer to official notification using the following link.
United Nations University
Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability
Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 150-8925
Phone: +81 3 5467 1212