The International PhD Stipend is granted by the Danish Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, and it is planned that the PhD student will spend approximately half the time at Department of Mathematical Sciences at Aalborg University, one quarter the time at Department of Statistics at University of Chicago, and one quarter the time at School of Mathematics and Statistics at University of Western Australia. Allocation of a PhD stipend requires that an agreement can be made with the Department of Mathematical Sciences concerning availability of a supervisor.
The PhD stipend is available from 1st of August or as soon as possible after this date, PhD stipend No. 562/06-17-27874.
According to the formal regulations of the Faculty, PhD stipends are allocated to individuals who hold a Master’s degree.
PhD stipends normally have a duration of 3 years and it is a prerequisite for allocation of the stipend that enrolment as a PhD student at the Doctoral School of the Faculty of Engineering, Science and Medicine takes place with reference to completion of a research education according to the regulations of the Ministerial Order No. 114 of 8. March about the PhD degree.
According to the Ministerial Order the progress of the PhD student shall be assessed every six months.
It is a prerequisite for continuation of payment that the previous progress is approved at the time of the evaluation.
The qualifications of the applicant will be assessed by an assessment committee.
On the basis of the recommendation of the assessment committee the Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Science and Medicine will make a decision for allocating the stipend.
Appointment and salary according to the Circular of Ministry of Finance of May 4, about the Agreement for Publicly Employed University Graduates and circular of April 4, about minutes for an Agreement for Publicly Employed University Graduates (AC) about PhD stipends holders.
For further information about stipends and salary contact Ms.Jette Bjerring, Faculty of Engineering Science and Medicine, Email: [email protected], Phone: +45 9635 9637.
PhD application form can be downloaded from the following address: http://auaw2.aua.auc.dk/ fak-tekn/ phd/vacant/ index.htm Please click on the UK flag.
Application marked PhD stipend No. 562/06-17-27874, Diploma, publications, Curriculum Vitae, proposal for a PhD study plan and any other material as well as a list of submitted material must be forwarded in 4 copies to address given below no later than 1st of June by the morning mail.
Note, that due to legal constraint we do not accept electronic applications.
Faculty of Engineering, Science and Medicine
Niels Jernes Vej 10
DK-9220 Aalborg East
For further information concerning the technical aspects of the stipend, please contact professor Jesper Møller, phone 96358863, e-mail [email protected], who will act as supervisor of the PhD student.