20 January - 23 February 2016
Tage Erlander visiting professorship
The Swedish Research Council visiting professor grant aims to allow universities the possibility to recruit an internationally distinguished professor for a shorter period to develop a specific research area.
Type of call
Research environment and collaboration support
Natural and Engineering Sciences
The researcher who can be nominated to the 2017 Tage Erlander Visiting Professorship will be a foreign prominent researcher who have international reputation and is active within one or several of the following areas: geology and geophysics, soil, air and water processes, organism biology, ecology, systematics and evolution.
Natural and engineering science departments at Swedish universities and Higher education institutes (HEI) are welcome to nominate candidates for the visiting professorship.
Maximum 1 900 000 SEK for the professorship and maximum 400 000 SEK to fund a young researcher to be tied to the visiting professorship.
Publication of grant award
No later than beginning of November 2016.
Start of grant period
January 2017, at the earliest