Excellence with Impact and Attitude

Who are we looking for?

The candidate

The KAUST Global Fellowship Program is open to applicants awarded a PhD within the past 4 years or have a maximum of 4 years research experience with a justified career break.

The Fellowship is for postdoctoral researchers to undertake a 3-year research project while living and working at KAUST*.

The research project

The research project should contribute to addressing Global Challenges related to one or more of the five Pillars of Research at KAUST - Water, Energy, Environment, Food & Health, the Digital domain.

The topic may be related to the Research Pillars generally, or focused on green hydrogen technologies and storage solutions.

Candidates must identify and confirm a host KAUST Faculty member to be eligible to apply.

*Candidates will need to be able to satisfy all the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia requirements to obtain resident status