Postdoc @ UGent

Work-related information for postdocs

HR policy and staff regulations

Postdoctoral funding and mobility opportunities

  • Postdoctoral funding: An extensive overview of links to information about national and international funding opportunities for postdoctoral research (BOF, FWO, IWT, BAEF, Fullbright, ...)  
  • Institutional cooperation: Several funding possibilities are available for joint research projects between researchers from Ghent University and from outside the university.
  • Development cooperation: Ghent University actively participates in several development projects, financed by national (VLIR, BTC, ...) as well as international organisations (UNESCO, World Bank, Ford Foundation, ...) and provides funding for academics.
  • How and where to apply for EU funding opportunities
  • ERC-funding: European Research Council funding for outstanding research
  • Ghent University's Mobility Fund: All faculties have a specific mobility fund to support incoming and outgoing mobility.
  • International mobility during your PhD/postdoc (FWO, Marie Curie, BAEF, Fullbright, ...)
  • PRIME: International mobility funding for postdoctoral researchers by the European Marie Curie and the German Academic Exchange Office

External resources useful for postdocs