The NIG Postdoctoral Fellowship 2024 is a fully funded scholarship available to international students. The period of employment is up to 3 years starting from the initial date of hire, with the possibility of annual reappointment. This fellowship offers various benefits, including an annual salary of approximately 4,100,000 JPY (tax inclusive), mutual society of health insurance, commuting allowance (subject to conditions), and compensation insurance.
The primary objective of the National Institute of Genetics (referred to as “NIG”) is to recruit talented young researchers as NIG postdoctoral research fellows (referred to as “NIG postdocs”) and involve them in research activities at the institute for a specific duration. The aim is to advance research at NIG and nurture researchers with exceptional research capabilities.
Established in 1949 by the Ministry of Education, the National Institute of Genetics (NIG) focuses on comprehensive and applied studies in genetics, including theoretical and fundamental research, as well as the instruction and promotion of genetic science.
- Level of Study: Postdoctoral
- Institution(s): National Institute of Genetics
- Study in: Japan
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- Program Period: The period of employment is up to 3 years from the initial date of hire, with the possibility of annual reappointment.