The International Glycoconjugate Organization (IGO)
is accepting applications from early career glycoscientists
who have advanced the field of glycoscience and
show promise of further achievements. One award
(US$1,000) will be presented at the XXII International
Symposium on Glycoconjugates (GLYCO 22) scheduled
in Dalian, China, from June 23¨C28, 2013. The awardee
will present his/her accomplishments at GLYCO 22.
Travel expenses of up to US$1,500 will be provided.
Candidates should already have their PhD/DPhil,
but may apply no later than 6 years after receiving
their doctorate (in case of parental leave, this
limit can be extended by up to 2 years per child).
As a general guideline, candidates should have minimum
of 6 papers as first, last or corresponding author
in respected international journals.
Applications should preferably be submitted as
a single PDF file electronically (or alternatively
as 6 hard copies) and should include the curriculum
vitae with list of publications, a letter summarising
the accomplishments of the candidate and copies
of his/her three most significant publications.
A copy of the PhD/DPhil certificate and, if required,
a certified statement regarding parental leave should
also be included. In case of queries regarding eligibility,
please also contact the IGO President.
Applications must be submitted by Monday 1st October,
2012 to the IGO President:
Department f¨¹r Chemie
Universitaet f¨¹r Bodenkultur
A-1190, Wien, Austria