Industrial Researcher

Are you a research talent with an appetite for a career in the business sector?

Or are you a company or a research institution with an idea for a research project that can create commercial value for the company? Innovation Fund Denmark invests in industrially focused PhD and Postdoc projects.

The Industrial Researcher Programme invests in Industrial PhD and Postdoc projects. In both project types the candidate is employed in a private company and enrolled at or collaborates with a public sector research organisation. The candidate works on the same project at both places. Innovation Fund Denmark invests in research projects within all research fields, provided the research project is of a high quality and is commercially relevant to the company.

Our requirements:

  • An Industrial PhD candidate must have a master’s degree education
  • An Industrial Postdoc candidate must have obtained a PhD degree within the past five years 
  • The same research project is carried out at both the university and the company 
  • The Industrial Researcher and the research project must offer the company the possibility of solving specific research and development tasks that create growth and employment
  • The Industrial Researcher and the research project must strengthen the relationship between the business sector and the university, and create the potential for new research

Current possibilities

In 2017 DKK 10 mill. have been allocated for public sector Industrial PhD and Industrial Postdoc projects.

Possibilities

Application deadlines

  • 20 March 2017 at 4 PM (reg. Industrial Postdoc and reg. Industrial PhD) -  final response end of May
  • 25 September 2017 at 12 noon (reg. Industrial Postdoc and reg. Industrial PhD) -  final response end of November

Public sector Industrial Researcher projects

DKK 10 mill. have been allocated in 2017 for public sector Industrial PhD and Postdoc projects.

Contact

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Industrial Researcher
Tel. +45 6190 5002 9-12 AM on weekdays
erhvervsforsker@innofond.dk