Within the framework of the CERNAsia Fellows and Associates Programme, CERN offers three grants every year to young East, Southeast and South Asia* postgraduates under 33, to participate in its scientific programme in the areas of experimental and theoretical physics and of accelerator technologies. The appointment will be for one year, which might, exceptionally, be extended to two years.
Applications will be considered by the CERN Fellowship Selection Committee at its meeting on 26 January 1999. An application consists of a completed application form on which it should be stated “CERNAsia Programme”, three separate reference letters, a curriculum vitae including a list of scientific publications and any other information in favour of the quality of the candidate. Applications, reference letters and any other information must be provided in English only.
Application forms can be obtained from: Recruitment Service, CERN, Personnel Division, 1211 Geneva 23, Switzerland. E-mail: “Recruitment.Service@cern.ch“. Fax: +41 22-767 2750. Applications should reach the Recruitment Service at CERN before the deadline of 12 November 1998.
The CERNAsia Fellows and Associates Programme also offers a few short term Associateship positions to scientists under 40 who wish to spend a fraction of the year at CERN or a Japanese laboratory and who are “on leave of absence” from their institute. Applications are accepted from scientists who are nationals of the East, South-east and South Asian* countries and from members of the CERN personnel who are nationals of a CERN Member State.
*Candidates are accepted from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, the Laos Republic, Malaysia, the Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.