Open call

13 January - 16 February 2021

Tage Erlander visiting professorship

The purpose of the Swedish Research Council’s grant for visiting professors is to give higher education institutions the opportunity to develop a subject area by recruiting an internationally prominent professor during a limited period.

Support form: Research environment and collaboration support

Subject area: Natural and Engineering Sciences

Focus: The researcher nominated for the 2022 visiting professorship shall be active within one or several of the following areas: mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, systems and electrical engineering, computer science, computational mathematics, data science and statistics, mathematics.

Applicant: Organisation. A representative of the host department shall be invited to be the project leader for the application.

Grant period: 6-12 months

Grant amount: Maximum 1 900 000 SEK for the professorship and maximum 500 000 SEK for funding of a junior researcher linked to the professorship

Start of grant period: No earlier than January 2022

Application period: 13 January 2021 (14.00/2 pm) – 16 February 2021 (14.00/2 pm)

Publication of grant award: No later than June 2021

Specific instructions for the call

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