New São Paulo School of Advanced Sciences are selected

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FAPESP announces the result of the 15th call of the São Paulo School of Advanced Science (SPSAS) program, which offers resources for the organization of short courses in advanced research, in different areas of knowledge, in the State of São Paulo.

In addition to contributing to the advancement of knowledge and the training of participants, supported events are expected to expand the visibility of research and postdoctoral opportunities in the State of São Paulo, especially for candidates from other states and Countries.

Teachers who will teach disciplines at ESPCA should be scientists of excellent qualification, recognized by the area community and leaders in international ly highlighted organizations, including invited foreign scientists.

Participating students should be enrolled in undergraduate or graduate courses in Brazil or abroad, potential candidates for Master's and Doctorate courses or postdoctoral internships in higher education and research institutions in the State of São Paulo. Some young doctors may also be accepted.

The selected students will have the opportunity to present research in poster sessions and discuss the progress of the work with the participating scientists.

Selected schools:

Researcher and FAPESP grant number

Name of the School and knowledge area

Angela Kaysel Cruz
Faculdade de Medicina de Ribeirão Preto – FMRP/USP

Escola São Paulo de Ciência Avançada em tripanossomatídeos patogênicos: da biologia à patogênese e novas terapias
Area: Life Sciences

Christian Horácio Olivera
Instituto de Matemática, Estatística e Computação Científica – IMECC/UNICAMP

São Paulo Advanced Science on Singular Stochastic Partial Differential Equations and their Applications
Area: Ciências Exatas e Engenharias

Giuseppe Palmisano
Instituto de Ciências Biomédicas – ICB/USP

Escola São Paulo de Ciências Avançadas em Descoberta de Fármacos para Anti-Infectivos
Area: Life Sciences

Itala Maria Loffredo D’Ottaviano
Centro de Lógica, Epistemologia e História da Ciência – CLE/UNICAMP

Escola São Paulo de Ciência Avançada em Lógica Contemporânea, Racionalidade e Informação – SPLogIC
Area: Social Sciences

Vanderlei Salvador Bagnato
Instituto de Física de São Carlos – IFSC/USP

Escola São Paulo de Ciência Avançada em Fluidos Quânticos e Aplicações
Area: Exact Sciences / Engineering

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