Postdoctoral Applicant Components (please submit sections a. through g. as one PDF file)
a. Eric and Wendy Schmidt AI in Science Postdoctoral Fellowship Application Form (instructions for below narrative sections within form)
b. Research Proposal (3 pages maximum)
c. Bibliography (1 page maximum)
d. AI in Science Training Plan (1 page maximum)
e. Candidate Statement (2 pages maximum)
f. Significance of Leadership Contributions (1 page maximum)
g. Applicant's CV
h. Two confidential letters of reference outlining the applicant's research excellence, the merit of the proposed research, and the suitability of the proposed research and training environment. Referees must disclose their relationship to the candidate in the letter. (2 pages maximum per letter)
Important notes of the letter of reference:
- Candidates need to coordinate with their proposed supervisor on this part of the application, ensuring that the letter of reference writers (referees) are identified and confirmed early in the application preparation process, and provided with the appropriate submission instructions.
- The letters of reference must be submitted by the referees directly to the proposed supervisor (ideally no later than September 22) and included as part of the supervisor's submission package on October 2 (detailed instructions below).
- The proposed supervisor cannot act as a referee.
i. Applicants are also required to complete and submit the Applicant Demographic Survey as part of their application. All survey answers will remain confidential and will not be used as part of the evaluation of your application or any other future application.
Supervisor Application Components
a. Eric and Wendy Schmidt AI in Science Postdoctoral Fellowship Supervisor’s Assessment Form (submitted by the primary supervisor)
b. The primary supervisor is also required to collect the letters of reference on behalf of the applicant and submit them along with their completed supervisor form (see section h. in the Postdoctoral Applicant Components sections - above - for further details).