The WTI welcomes applications from those wishing to conduct research here. Visiting researchers are allocated a supervisor. Supervisors are professors or senior researchers at the WTI.
In order to apply for a position as a visiting research fellow at the WTI, please send:
- a completed version of the application form
- a CV including a detailed list of publications
- a short biography (maximum ½ page) and a high-quality profile portrait picture (1,200 px) for our website
- a two-page description of the research you intend to pursue while at the WTI and an indication of your sources of funding and/or research grant(s)
by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org (subject line: Application Visiting Research Fellowship Programme). Important: Incomplete applications will not be processed.
For stays longer than 3 weeks the WTI accepts applications twice a year: 31 March to begin as early as 1 September, and 31 October to begin as early as 1 February the following year. Applicants should specify the length of their intended visit.
Cost and fees:
The WTI charges 500 Swiss francs per month for office space and use of IT infrastructure, electronic journals and the library. Payments are due on the first day of each month. For longer stays, discounted fees apply.
For information on fees, scholarships and financial aid, visa/immigration requirements, housing and health insurance, see the application form.
For information about living and studying in Switzerland, click here