NWO’s Women In Science Excel – Open for Applications
NWO believes in providing opportunities for all talented researchers to excel. As such, NWO is committed to improving the gender balance among its research staff. WISE contributes directly by attracting top female researchers and promoting their advancement. In five recruitment rounds, the NWO institutes will be offering a total of 20 WISE positions.
Deadline: 04 December 2018
More info on the CWI website HERE
On the NWO website HERE
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