Who can apply for research equipment

Promoter

  • The proposals must be submitted by a promoter who is, at the moment of the deadline of this call, associated with Ghent University either as:
    • a member of the tenured academic staff (Zelfstandig Academisch Personeel - ZAP);
    • a visiting professor with (at least) a research assignment
    • a senior assistant, senior lector, assistant professor, associate professor, full professor or senior full professor within the integration framework at UGent who holds a PhD degree
  • This promoter acts as the sole authorized person for the granted research budget (Grants Code) and as spokesperson. The promoter carries the responsibility for the proper implementation of and reporting on the project.
  • Promoters are asked to mention the ORCID-ID and make it publically available. if you don't have an ORCID-ID:

Please create your ORCID-ID

Co-promoter (max. 3) (not mandatory)

  • Co-promoters have no access to the budget (Grants Code) for this BOF funding.
  • At the moment of the deadline, each copromoter must:
    • have an appointment at Ghent University (including “FWO postdoctorale onderzoekers” en “IWT onderzoeksmandaten”), the University Hospital, VIB Ghent, IMEC Ghent, IMinds Ghent and/or Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School or at one of the University Colleges (“hogescholen”) from the Ghent University Association and
    • have a PhD degree
  • The status of the co-promoter (including the type and duration of the appointment) and the home institution have to be specified in the application forms.
  • Co-promoters are asked to mention the ORCID-ID and make it publically available. if you don't have an ORCID-ID:

Please create your ORCID-ID