The prestigious SNSF Eccellenza fellowships are a great opportunity to welcome at USI new excellent assistant professors coming from outside. These grants are aimed at outstanding researchers who have not yet obtained a professorship. The applicant’s salary and project costs are covered for 5 years.
Doc.Mobility fellowships are designed for doctoral students who wish to enhance their scientific profile by working for 6 to 18 months at a research institution abroad.Funding includes a grant towards living costs, travel expenses and, if justified, research and conference costs.
Early Postdoc.Mobility fellowships of the SNSF enable postdocs starting their career to spend a postdoc research stay abroad.These fellowships are awarded for 12-18 months.The fellowship include a grant towards living costs, travel costs and a contribution to research and conference costs.
SNSF Eccellenza fellowship is aimed at highly qualified young researchers who aspire to a permanent professorship. It supports them in achieving their goal as leaders of a generously funded research project with their own team at a Swiss higher education institution.
The Agora scheme aims to promote the spread of knowledge, as well as the exchange of views and perspectives about scientific research. It therefore encourages projects involving two-way processes – with interaction and listening – which generate dialogues between researchers and the public.