International Postdoctoral Fellowships The "International Postdoctoral Fellowships" (IPF) of the University of St.Gallen supports young researchers with funds from the basic research fund in pursuing of their postdoctoral research and habilitation, respectively. Purpose: Pursuing a postdoctoral research project at the University of St.Gallen Eligibility: Young researchers who hold a doctorate (PhD) or will complete their doctorate within the next six months Young researchers with a completed doctorate (PhD) have been awarded the degree at most two years before the application deadline. The relevant date is the date of examination/viva voce. Funding: own salary congress subsidies at an amount of CHF 2'500 p.a. indispensable research costs workplace and IT equipment duration of funding: max. 36 months Application documents: application form research proposal CV list of publications Diploma (copy Master / PhD degree) Invitation letter of one or more professors (full professor, associate professor) of the University of St.Gallen only for applicants without doctorate: letter of the PhD supervisor providing information about the status of the doctoral thesis and the prospective date of the final examination 2 reference letters Submission of applications: January 15, March 1st, September 1st, November 2nd Evaluation by: The Research Committee of the University of St.Gallen Please note the implementation provisions in the download section to the right. Before you apply for a fellowship, we recommend arranging a consultation appointment with the Research Committee office.