Restricted Research - Award List, Note/Discussion Page

Fiscal Year: 2018

2215  The University of Texas at San Antonio  (76033)

Principal Investigator: Vassar, David (Principal Investigator)  

Total Amount of Contract, Award, or Gift (Annual before 2011): $ 327,922

Exceeds $250,000 (Is it flagged?): Yes

Start and End Dates: 9/1/17 - 8/31/18

Restricted Research: NO

Academic Discipline: CONTEX OFFICE  

Department, Center, School, or Institute: CONTEX OFFICE  

Title of Contract, Award, or Gift: Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

Name of Granting or Contracting Agency/Entity: Conacyt-Consejo National de Ciencia

Program Title: N/A


Objective and Scope UT System and CONACYT are pleased to announce a call for proposals for postdoctoral fellows at UT System or at Mexican institutions of higher education or research. The objective of the Postdoctoral Fellowship Program is to financially support Mexican postdoctoral scholars in UT System departments and institutions to pursue research and study, as well as UT System postdoctoral scholars at Mexican institutions. Fellowships are open to the following areas of study: Environmental sciences – water management, exploitation of the oceans, mitigation and adaptation to climate change, resilience related to natural and man-made disasters, exploitation and protection of ecosystems and biodiversity Science – astronomy, physics, mathematics, chemistry (applied), geosciences (applied) Sustainable development – food production, consolidation of institutions, cities and urban development, public policy Technology development – automatization and robotics, biotechnology, genetics, advanced materials, nanomaterials and nanotechnology, information technology, engineering to increase added value to industries, manufacturing Energy – sustainable energy consumption; development of renewable and clean energies; oil exploration, extraction and use Health – human behavior and addiction prevention; emerging diseases and impact; preventative medicine and health care; bioengineering Social science – poverty reduction and food security; public communication about science; economics; social and digital/virtual economics; humanities; migration and communities; risk prevention; security Priority will be given to projects related to Science, Technology, Environmental Studies, Energy, and Health. ….


determined not restricted research at meeting due to funding source from UT System. 8.1.18jn


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