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African citizens are invited to apply for the Africa Oxford fully funded visiting fellowship program, see details below and how to apply.
The Africa Oxford Visiting Fellows Program is for enhancement of academic mobility and network building. Interested applicants are expected to at least provide an existing academic collaborator or a new potential collaborator with whom the applicant has established contact before applying for the Fellowship.
Eligibility for the Africa Oxford Visiting fellowship
Applicants are expected to hold a PhD or research equivalent.
Legal resident of an African country holding an appointment in an African academic or research institution
With an existing collaboration with Oxford or in contact with a potential collaborator at Oxford
Application Deadline is on the 31st October 2022.
This fellowship opportunity is offered annually to African nationals
Eligible Countries: all African countries are qualified for this fellowship program and the fellowship will be held at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom
Selection Criteria: Applications will be reviewed primarily on the quality and value added of the proposed research agenda, the fit between the applicant and the Oxford host, and the feasibility of the proposed activities in the timescale of the fellowship.
Value of Award: The Fellows appointed will be provided with an en-suite, single occupancy study bedroom with all meals provided in the host College. A temporary University card for and temporary membership to the college Senior Common Room will be granted for the period of residency. The fellowship will also include airfare, visa fee and a maintenance allowance for incidental expenses.
Duration of Program: The fellowships will be undertaken for 8 weeks. Under exceptional circumstances, start dates outside this time period will be considered. Please be aware that applications will be reviewed, in part, on the basis of the work you intend to achieve in the timescale you set out.
How to Apply Africa Oxford Visiting fellowship
Africa Oxford fellowships are open to ALL disciplines across ALL the Universities departments. We encourage applications across the full range of academic disciplines and to work with any researcher based at the University of Oxford.
All Africa Oxford fellowship applications are made through the same process using the same application portal.