Scholarships / Career Opportunities


The West African Centre for Cell Biology of Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) at the University of Ghana is offering PhD fellowships under the World Bank African Centre’s of Excellence (ACE) Impact project. We are looking for aspiring African scientists to work in an environment that supports high caliber research, promotes the development of scientific leadership, and enables networking with other scientists throughout Africa.

WACCBIP supports a wide range of research activities and, in conjunction with its international partners, provides a rigorous PhD training programme. If you are a national of an African country and you hold a master’s degree in a relevant field, we are looking for you. You should be interested in conducting research into any of our priority diseases or exploring any of our research themes listed in the attached advert.

Interested applicants can download application forms here and submit completed forms to
Please download full fellowship application forms at

Deadline for applications is February 15, 2019.