IIASA-Brazil Fellowships

Brazilian nationals and permanent residents are eligible to apply for postdoctoral fellowships at IIASA.

In 2016 our Brazilian NMO, the Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES), partnered with IIASA on a new initiative offering support for doctoral and postdoctoral scientists interested in collaborating with IIASA researchers: doctoral fellowships will enable up to three Brazilian PhD students to work at IIASA for 3-12 months, and postdoctoral fellowships will enable up to four Brazilian researchers to work at IIASA for up to 24 months. In each case, CAPES will provide a monthly stipend and contribute costs for travel, health insurance, and settling in.

Postdoctoral Fellowship Program

Funding is provided by CAPES for up to 24 months covering travel allowance, settling-in allowance, monthly living stipend and health insurance allowance. 

Candidates have to apply to both CAPES (on the CAPES website) and IIASA. Applications to the 2018 round will be accepted 15 June - 24 August 2017. 


Doctorate Sandwich Program

This year additionally to the IIASA-CAPES Postdoc Fellowship, for the second time in a row CAPES plans to also launch a new call for 3 fellowships for the Doctorate Sandwich Program. 

Candidates have to apply to both CAPES (on the CAPES website) and IIASA. Applications to the 2018 round will be accepted 1 August - 15 September 2017.


Postdoctoral Fellows

Cláudio Cristino

Cláudio Cristino's studies probabilistic models of times between events, in order to optimize actions of external interventions to the systems, or developing risk prevention and reduction actions. More

Julian Hunt

Julian Hunt researches the implementation of seasonal-pumped-storage plants to improve energy and water management. More


Doctorate Sandwich Program Fellows

Rafael Cancella Morais

Rafael Morais is a researcher and PhD candidate at Energy Planning Program at COPPE/UFRJ. He is economist and holds a master degree in Energy Planning. More

Vagna da Costa Pereira

Vágna Pereira is Agronomist Engineer graduated from the Federal Rural University of the Semiarid in Brazil (2012), has master degree in Agronomy (Agricultural Meteorology) by Federal University of Viçosa (2014). More

Luis Gustavo Tudeschini

Luis Gustavo Tudeschini is focusing his research on regional development, inequalities, household consumption patterns, and their relationship with energy and carbon footprint. More



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Last edited: 03 July 2017

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