Funding for a clinical researcher post may be applied for by a medical doctor with a doctoral degree working in clinical practice or some other healthcare professional with a doctoral degree engaged in clinical practice. The funding is granted towards salary costs to support part-time research (20–50% of working hours) by clinical researchers. The applicant and the site of research must agree the salary based on the pay system at the site of research.
Applicant citizenship: Worldwide
Host country: Finland
Years since PhD: n/a
Award: 240,000 Euros
Award Duration (years): 4
Mobility rule: No
Subjects: All subjects
Additional comments: The Academy of Finland funds part-time research by physicians and other researchers engaged in clinical practice. The aim is to promote clinical research careers in cooperation with, for example, university hospitals, and to encourage medical doctors working in clinical practice to engage in research so that they can continue pursuing their research career while in specialist training, alongside clinical practice.
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