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7 XTBG programs supported by CAS PIFI Fellowships
Author: Ai Chongruui
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Update time: 2018-01-22
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Seven foreign researchers with Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden (XTBG) as host institution will be financially supported by the “CAS President’s International Fellowship Initiative (PIFI)”. Among them, six are in the category of Visiting Scientists and one in the category of Postdoctoral Fellows.

Six distinguished fellows and their host researcher are as following:

Reference No.

Visiting Scholar

Chinese Collaborator

Time length (months)

 Stipend

(RMB)

2016VBA035

James C.Nieh

Tan Ken

2

100,000

2017VCA0036

John Grace

Zhang Yiping

2

88,000

2018VBA0015

David Scott Ellsworth

Zhang Jiaolin

2

88,000

2018VCA0013

Pieter Alle ZUIDEMA

Fan Zexin

2

88,000

2018VMC0005

Gaurav Srivastava

Su Tao

3

65,000

2018VBB0008

Patrick M. Finnegan

Fu Peili

2

68,000

 

In addition, Dr. Taksfumi Mizuno from Japan will conduct his Ph.D studies at XTBG for two years, with financial support of 505,000 RMB from CAS President’s International Fellowship Initiative (PIFI). His host researcher will be Akihiro Nakamura.

 

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The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) offers a package of international fellowships, collectively called the “CAS President’s International Fellowship Initiative (PIFI)”, to support highly-qualified international scientists and postgraduate students to work and study at CAS institutions and strengthen their scientific collaboration with CAS researchers. The PIFI program is available for four categories of international researchers and students: distinguished scientists, visiting scientists, postdoctoral researchers and international PhD students.

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