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PhD Fellowships

PhD fellowships are offered at International and Belgian levels. Please contact directly the groups of interest.

Known openings are listed below. Please keep in mind that fellowships funded under IAP are decided at the board level, and apply well in time!

How to apply?

  • Please contact directly the participating institute(s) where you would prefer to conduct the main part of your research (In case of doubt, contact by email the address below). When applying you should provide us with your CV, a research summary and have three letters of recommendation sent (also preferably by Email, directly by the scientist signing it)
  • If further advice is needed, you can contact the network coordinator
         Prof J.-M. Frère
  Physique Théorique, CP 255  
  Université Libre de Bruxelles    
  Blvd. du Triophe   
  B-1050 Brussels, Belgium 
  Telephone +32 (0)2 650 55 71 and email
  IAP administrative Secretary (Ms Isabelle Renders)  +32 (0)2 650 55 81 and email     


Have a look at our research program and reports, to ensure the best orientation of your application. If in doubt, don't hesitate to enquire with the groups or the coordinator.

Of course, given the nature of this network, not only candidates working in the activities already represented, but also and foremost those bridging gaps between the groups are encouraged to apply.