Call for Applications: CARTA PhD Fellowships in public and population health
January 16, 2013
The Consortium for Advanced Research Training in Africa (CARTA) is an initiative of nine African universities, four African research institutes, and selected northern partners. CARTA offers an innovative modelm for doctoral training in sub-Saharan Africa to strengthen the capacity of participating institutions to conduct and lead internationally-competitive research.
The multi-disciplinary CARTA program is open to staff members from participating institutions who are interested in conducting their PhD research on topics relevant to the broad fields of public and populationhealth. We welcome applications from disciplines, such as public health, demography, anthropology ,economics, among others, as long as the research question aims to contribute to public and populationm health issues.
During the 2013/2014 academic year, the CARTA program is planning to offer up to 25 PhD fellowships, tenable at one of the participating African universities.
Deadline: 15 April 2013