ArcTrain offers the opportunity to join a network of internationally renowned researchers on a program which aims at developing professional skills through its international and interdisciplinary components. Students are offered a number of workshops and special courses, participation in research expeditions, and 4-12 months residency in a Canadian or German partner institution other than the one the student is enrolled in. Students will also be offered to attend a ‘Floating University’ in the North Atlantic or Arctic Ocean on Canadian and German research vessels.
ArcTrain offers funding of $21,000/year for a total duration of 4 years for PhD students. Please see the regulations of the individual university where you are applying (or speak with your prospective supervisor) for specifics. Postdoctoral fellows will receive a minimum of 35,000$/year, for up to two years.