Africa & Science – Afrika & Wissenschaft – Afrique & Science

Nr. 00265- 9th Jan. 2024 – Weekly Newspaper devoted to Science & Technology in Africa ** Pour la promotion de l'esprit scientifique en Afrique

Scholar of the month

Tuition Fee Waivers and Scholarships (Denmark)

A limited number of Danish state tuition fee waivers and scholarships are offered to highly talented students at graduate level, who come from countries outside of the EU/EEA and need a residence permit to study at Roskilde University. The tuition fee waiver and scholarship has a maximum length of 22 months for programmes that start […]

Postdoc- Microgel synthesis – Kinetics, particle formation and reactor modeling (Aachen, Germany)

The Chair of Process Systems Engineering (AVT.PT) is part of the Aachener Verfahrenstechnik at RWTH Aachen, consists of about 30 researchers and is directed by Prof. Dr.-Ing. W. Marquardt. The research is focused on the development of basic principles of mathematical modeling, the combination of experiments and modeling, conceptual process design, process operations and control […]

Post Doc position in Computational Linguistics; Natural Language Processing: Brandeis University, Massachusetts, USA

Applications are invited for postdoc/research associate positions in the Department of Computer Science at Brandeis University to work on a large-scale Natural language processing project. The postdoc/research associate is expected to conduct research in the general area of computational linguistics and natural language processing, but special consideration will be given to candidates who are interested in fundamental natural […]

Professor Werner RUF, Political Scientist, Germany

  The collapse of the Berlin Wall in 1989 considerably changed the balance of power in the international society. The relatively “stable” equilibrium between the world leading superpowers collapsed, thus inaugurating a new era in international relations. Since then, a « de facto » unipolarity seems to have emerged, even if the post-cold war era has experienced the […]

Prof. Ian SPEARS, Political Scientist, University of Guelph (Canada)

Ian SPEARS: Professor at the Department of Political Science, University of Guelph (Canada) The current political situation in Africa and particular in Ivory Coast (Côte d’Ivoire) draws our attention to the research of the Canadian scholar Ian Spears who is actually Professor at the Department of Political science, University of Guelph in the province of […]