CALL FOR APPLICATIONS MINERVA FELLOWSHIP
The 1st 2016 slot of the “Minerva” EU-Japan fellowship programme successfully got off the ground.
The candidates to whom the in-house fellowship in Japan has been granted are Ines Heger from Germany, Manuel Herrador from Spain, Guillaume Hennequin from Belgium, Ryuichi Dunphy from the UK & Japan. Jérôme Camier (France) has been granted an extension of his fellowship due to the excellent results of his research.
The fellowship (consisting of 2000 EUR per month) covers a period of six months and is offered twice a year, from April to September and from October to March.
The Research Fellows are expected to produce a policy report on topics that are relevant for the EU-Japan Centre, as well as supporting the daily analytical activities of the Centre. Applications are currently open for the 2nd 2016 “Minerva”
edition (October 2016-March 2017 period).
PREFERRED TOPICS FOR THE NEXT SLOT
• Laser and photonics industry in Japan- Opportunities for European Companies.
• Digital technologies for advanced manufacturing in Japan: an analysis on the benchmarking relevance of Japan, technological cooperation and business potential for the EU companies.
Should you be interested in applying, please submit your application documents (CV, cover letter, research topic plan).
Deadline for application: 15 July 2016
For more information please visit: http://www.eu-japan.eu/events/minerva-fellowship-programme