AGYA offers its members a unique opportunity to take an active part in the academy and conduct research projects beyond disciplinary and geographical borders. The academy supports them in implementing their own ideas, visions, and creative approaches in the framework of Arab-German research cooperation. AGYA membership is granted for up to five years, followed by a lifelong membership in an alumni network.
Early-career researchers from any field of the Natural Sciences, Life Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, Technical Sciences, and the Arts are eligible to apply. At the time of application, the candidate’s doctoral degree has preferably been awarded not less than three and no more than ten years ago.
Applicants must be affiliated with a university or a research institution in Germany or any Arab country (Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen).
Applicants must have full command of English, the working language of AGYA. No knowledge of German or Arabic is required for acceptance.
Applications should bee submitted via email as a single PDF; closing date for the submission of applications is 11 April 2021.
The application documents as well as further information can be found on the AGYA website.