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Jacob Blaustein Center
for Scientific Cooperation

​​​​​Postdoctoral Fellowship​

 Regulati​on of the BCSC FellowshipRegulation of the BCSC Fellowship.pdf

Candidates who are interested in conducting postdoctoral research at the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research are invited to apply for postdoctoral fellowships from the Jacob Blaustein Center for Scientific Cooperation. Please see our official call for applications here

 Call for Postdoc Fellowships 2018-2019 Call for Postdoc Fellowships 2018-2019.doc 

(Deadline March 4, 2018)

Before Applying

Candidates should first select a topic of interest and identify a prospective supervisor. A detailed list of BIDR faculty members and their research activities can be found here:BIDR Academic Staff

​​ Contact the faculty member about possible postdoctoral positions and, if available, develop a research program with the faculty member. 

Application Process

1.    You must complete the application form  Application form - BCSC scholarship 2018-2019.docx

2.    You must send copies of your undergraduate and graduate degree diplomas and grade transcripts , as PDF or Word attachments, to the BCSC office, by email to 

 3.   3 reference letters, your ​referees should be faculty members who have taught and/or worked with you. One of the referees should be your dissertation advisor. Ideally, another referee should be a scientist who is familiar with your work but is from a university other than your own. Please instruct your referees that their reference letters should be sent directly to the BCSC office, as a PDF or Word with the institute's letterhead and  signature Attachment at


 Please note that current BIDR postdocs in their first year of research who do not have a BCSC fellowship are eligible to apply for a BCSC Postdoctoral Fellowship, in accordance with BGU regulations.

​The application deadline is March 4, 2018. Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted for consideration.​ 

​ Guidelines for Extension Postdoctoral Fellowship for 2nd Year

Application Extension Postdoc (Form 1)ApplicationExtensionPostdoc (3) (2).doc

 ​ CVextension.docx CVextension.docx

  •  ​Scientific Report: Title of research
  • Abstract summarizing research achievements (1-2 pages)
  • Proposed research plan for the 2nd year (up to a single page)

 Participation of post-doctoral fellows in international conferences

 Financial Support for Postdoc for Attending Conferences Abroad

Financial Support for Postdoc for Attending Conferences Abroad (2).docx

Travel Grant form travelformpost (4) (1).doc