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Designated Bursaries for 2013/14

The Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, University of Oxford, invites applicants with a research, policy and/or practice background to join its Collen Visitors’ Programme as part of the recently established Collen Programme.

The Collen programme broadly explores population change in developing countries.

Applications for 2013/14 will be considered on an ongoing basis and the Institute is committed to annually sponsor up to ten candidates through designated bursaries in two categories:

  • Collen Visiting Associates (a general research /policy /practice background)
  • Collen Visiting Fellows (on post-doctoral level)

Collen (2013/14) Visitors will independently work on any aspect of population dynamics in the developing world.

The Institute offers the following:

 Workspace with either a fixed pc or a laptop port, according to individual requirements, together with IT facilities and support

Library access

Access to general seminars across the collegiate university

An academic mentor

The duration of the visit will depend on the specific visa regulations but a period of not less than 3 months is preferred.

Applicants must provide:

A completed application form
A current CV

See for information and for forms.

Contact Jaco Hoffman ( for more information.