Countries to conduct, under the guidance of their hosts, cooperative research with leading research groups at MTEC. The program allows successful candidates to advance their own research while contributing to the progress of research in Thailand.

Postdoctoral Fellowship for FY 2016 – The National Metal and Materials Technology Center, Thailand

Guidelines

The National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC) invites scholars/ Ph.D graduates whose work focuses on metal and materials technology and related fields to apply for a post-doctoral research fellowship.

The fellowship’s purpose is to provide opportunities for young and promising researchers from other countries to conduct, under the guidance of their hosts, cooperative research with leading research groups at MTEC. The program allows sucessful candidates to advance their own research while contributing to the progress of research in Thailand.

Eligibility

  • Applicants must have been awarded their Ph.D. from recognized institutions by the time of application.
  • Postdoctoral applicants must have been awarded their Ph.D no earlier than 2011.
  • Postdoctoral fellowship is expected to begin in December, 2015 or any time of the year.
  • Applicants must attain their doctorate in Applied Mathematics, Physics, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Science, Polymer, Environmental Engineering, Chemistry and Environment.
  • Applicants must have at least one article published in peer-reviewed, renowned scienctific literature with impact factor. The article published must appear first in the content OR the applicants must have registered patents.

Duration of Fellowship

The fellowship period is 1-2 years.

Condition

The awardees must be able to work full-time at the National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC) for 1-2 years.

Financial Terms

The program offers 1-2 year postdoctoral fellowships, reviewed annually. Fellows receive a fixed annual salary and benefits which include health and life insurance, work permit and a return economy class air ticket to home country given for each full year of service.

Submission of Application

To apply, please send the following materials to the MTEC Postdoctoral Fellowship Program at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  1. Statement of intent
  2. Curriculum vitae, including list of publications
  3. Names and addresses of at least three professional references. Applicants are responsible for contacting referees to have letters sent to MTEC by the application deadline.
  4. Ph.D dissertation abstract, including title.
  5. Copies of the doctorate certificate and transcript

Applications must be submitted in electronic form via e-mail attachments. Reference letters should also be sent electronically, but we will accept hard copies or faxes. If unable to send electronically, please mail to:

Post Doctoral Fellowship Program
National Metal and Materials Technology Center (MTEC)
114 Phahonyothin Road
Klong1, Klong Luang
Pathumthani 12120
Thailand
Tel: +66 2 5646500 ext. 4415 (Ms. Seetala Jamrerkjang)
Fax: +66 2 5646339