Blaustein Postdoctoral Fellowships
Every year, the BCSC proudly awards 4-5 fellowships to exceptional postdoctoral scholars from all corners of the world. Our Blaustein Postdoctoral Fellows undertake fundamental and applied studies in various fields related to drylands, including desert ecology, solar energy, environmental physics, rainfed and irrigated agriculture, soil-plant-atmosphere interactions, hydrology, aquaculture, environmental microbiology, desalination and water treatment, and biotechnology.
The Blaustein Postdoctoral Fellowship program has fostered a remarkable network of alumni who have gone on to secure positions at prestigious universities, governmental and intergovernmental organizations, private enterprises, and more. Discover some of our esteemed Blaustein Postdoctoral Fellow Alumni here and read their reflections on how their time at the BIDR has influenced their chosen career paths!
We invite you to seize this opportunity to conduct vital research in an awe-inspiring setting, surrounded by a vibrant international community of scholars. Join us and become part of this exciting journey!
See the official call and guidelines here:
Call for Blaustein Postdoctoral Fellowships 2024-2025.pdf (Deadline March 7, 2024)
Find a Host!
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.
How to Apply!