Fulbright Scholar Program

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Catalog of Awards

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10020-BC

Applied Sciences

Botswana
Africa, Sub-Saharan

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Grant Activity

The Fulbright Scholar would be expected to have biochemistry background with expertise in using mass spectrometry to identify biological molecules associated with different forms of cancer. He/she would lead the setting up of a molecular biology lab for this project. Alternatively the Fulbright Scholar could be an expert in heterogenous catalysis with experience in developing catalytic reactions with syngas to produce fuels.

In addition to being a prestigious academic exchange program, the Fulbright Program is designed to expand and strengthen relationships between the people of the United States and citizens of other nations and to promote international understanding and cooperation. To support this mission, Fulbright Scholars will be asked to give public talks, mentor students, and otherwise engage with the host community, in addition to their primary activities‎.
Grant Length
10 months
Grant Dates

July 1, 2020 - April 2021

Locations

Botswana Institute for Technology Research and Innovation

Maranyana House Plot 50654. Machel Drive

Private Bag 0082

Gaborone

Botswana

Flex Option
No
Disciplines
Biology
Chemistry
Application Deadline
Closed
Activity
Research
Degree Requirements
Ph.D. (or other terminal degree) required
Candidate Profile
Academics, all levels including early career
Program Staff
Julia Gordon
Phone: 
202-686-4000

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