Post-doctoral scholarships for foreign researchers


Please find below the winners of the selection process concerning the one year post-doctoral scholarships for foreign researches, offered by the University of Bucharest, Romania:

1. Section Humanities:
• Dr. TZUCHIEN THO (Malaysia) – one year scholarship
• Dr. IORDAN AVRAMOV (Bulgaria) - 6 months scholarship
(15 February – 15 July 2015)
• dr. DIVNA MANOLOVA (Bulgaria) – 6 months scholarship
(1 July – 30 December 2015)

2. Section Social  Sciences:
• Dr. BARTLOMIEJ LODZKI (Poland) – one year scholarship

3. Section : Life sciences,environment and earth sciences:
• Dr. NAJMUL MD ISLAM (India) – one year scholarship

The selected researchers are kindly requested to confirm the acceptance of the scholarship until January 23, 2015.



 The University of Bucharest launches the competition for a number of  4 post-doctoral scholarships worth 10.000 euros each. The duration of  the scholarship is of one calendar year.

 The scholarships  are awarded within the Research Center of the University of Bucharest, as follows:

  1. Section : Humanities  - 1 scholarship. Fields : philosophy, history, letters, foreign languages, theology. Contact person : Mihnea DOBRE. Mail:
  2. Section : Social sciences – 1 scholarship. Fields : business and administration, law, journalism , sociology, social assistance, psychology, educational sciences,  political sciences. Contact person : prof. Marian ZULEAN. Mail : /
  3. Section : Sciences  - 1 scholarship. Fields : mathematics, computer science, physics, chemistry. Contact person : prof. Andrei PAUN. Mail : apaun@fmi, /
  4. Section : Life sciences, environment and earth sciences – 1 scholarship. Fields : biology, geology, geography. Contact person : Carmen CHIFIRIUC. Mail :

The annual scholarship ( renewable) is meant to offer material support to highly qualified foreign researchers. The amount is payable in Romanian currency, in 12 monthly installments. The applicants, researchers, will be involved in scientific research projects of the University of Bucharest, under the guidance of a research director, member of the scientific  section.

The final stage consists in a public presentation of the elaborated project, and  a scientific report, accepted by the supervisor. The results obtained, will be presented  in :

  • 2 published papers ( or accepted to be published ) in an internationally recognized magazine, or
  • 1 scientific study of minimum 50 pages ( accepted to be published)
  • conference  proceedings


Announcement of competition:   Monday, 24 November, 2014

Submission of application: Monday 24 November  - Monday 05,  January, 2015

Competition between:  January 05 – January 15, 2015

Results: January 16, 2015

Start date :  February 15, 2015 until February 15, 2016



I. Recommendation letter from an academic of the University of Bucharest

1. The information about the scholarship will be posted on the web site

2.The applicant will be guided by a contact person who informs him/her about the fields and research centers he / she is interested in

3.The candidate will contact the director of the research section  and submit a resume of the PhD thesis

4.If the respective professor appreciates the scientific results, he will recommend the candidate for the scholarship, under his coordination.


2. Prepare the application

The file consists of :

  • Application form (, page “scholarship”)
  • Resume of the PhD thesis
  • PhD diploma (copy)
  • ID card (copy)
  • Description of the foreseen research project
  • Letter of recommendation from the coordinator

Submission to :

University of Bucharest, Office for International Relations

Bdul Mihail Kogalniceanu 36 – 46, sector 5, cod 050107, Bucharest,  Romania

mail :


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Last updated at: January 20, 2015.