TWAS-IACS Postdoctoral Fellowships are tenable at the Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science (IACS) for a minimum period of six months to a maximum period of twelve months in the following fields: Theoretical physics; Condensed matter physics; Spectroscopy; Materials science; Non-conventional energy; Physical chemistry; Organic chemistry; Inorganic chemistry; Biological chemistry; Polymer science. IACS will provide a monthly stipend to cover living costs, food and health insurance. The monthly stipend will not be convertible into foreign currency. The language of instruction is English.
-be a maximum age of 40 years on 31 December of the application year; – hold a PhD degree in a field of natural sciences; be nationals of a developing country (other than India); -must not hold any visa for temporary or permanent residency in India or any developed country; – be regularly employed in a developing country (other than India) and hold a research assignment there; -provide evidence of proficiency in English.