Funding for a clinical researcher post may be applied for by a medical doctor with a doctoral degree working in clinical practice or some other healthcare professional with a doctoral degree engaged in clinical practice. The funding is granted towards salary costs to support part-time research (20–50% of working hours) by clinical researchers. The applicant and the site of research must agree the salary based on the pay system at the site of research.

Applicant and host information

Applicant citizenship: Worldwide

Host country: Finland

Years since PhD: n/a

Award details

Award: 240,000 Euros

Award Duration (years): 4

Research costs:


Mobility rule: No

Subjects: All subjects

Additional comments: The Academy of Finland funds part-time research by physicians and other researchers engaged in clinical practice. The aim is to promote clinical research careers in cooperation with, for example, university hospitals, and to encourage medical doctors working in clinical practice to engage in research so that they can continue pursuing their research career while in specialist training, alongside clinical practice.

How to apply? For further eligibility requirements and the application process, please visit: Official Funding website

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