The areas of training cover various disciplines relevant to the aetiology and pathogenesis of cancer and particular attention is given to training in cancer epidemiology.
The IARC is offering a Visiting Scientist Award for a qualified and experienced investigator with recent publications in international peer-reviewed scientific journals who wishes to spend from six to twelve months at the IARC working on a collaborative project in a research area related to the Agency's programmes: epidemiology, biostatistics, environmental chemical carcinogenesis, cancer etiology and prevention, infection and cancer, molecular cell biology, molecular genetics, molecular pathology and mechanisms of carcinogenesis.
Applicants must belong to the staff of a university or a research institution and should provide written assurance of a post to return to at the end of the period of award.
There will be an annual remuneration of up to US$80,000-, which will take into account the on-going salary of the visiting scientist plus the cost of travel.
For more information and application, visit: IARC Fellowships for Cancer Research Website