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Rowland Junior Fellows Program

The Rowland Junior Fellows are selected to perform independent experimental research for five years, with full institutional support and access to the Institute's outstanding technical and scientific resources. The number of Rowland Junior Fellows will equal about ten, with on average two new appointments each year. Candidates in all the natural sciences (physics, chemistry, biology,...) as well as in engineering will be considered, with special attention given to interdisciplinary work and to the development of new experimental methods.

Download the 2013 brochure.

To Apply

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and a one-page research proposal, and have three letters of reference sent to:

Dr. Michael Burns
Rowland Junior Fellows Program
Rowland Institute at Harvard
100 Edwin Land Blvd.
Cambridge, MA 02142

The application deadline is November 30, 2012  for an appointment starting September 2013. Questions about the program should be directed to .

More about the Junior Fellows Program

Director Spaepen's RJF 10th Anniversary speech summarizes the aims of the Institute and the RJF program.