With the overall aim of catalysing Danish fundamental research impacting better health through knowledge, the purpose of the ‘Hallas-Møller Emerging Investigator – Bioscience and Basic Biomedicine’ grant is to support highly promising starting group leaders with novel and ambitious projects that will bring new and important insight into life and health.
- Applicants should, at the time of application, be at the level of senior postdoc, senior researcher, assistant, or associate professor (time limited/not tenured). Importantly they should be starting independent researchers, either senior postdocs who have matured to the point of starting their own research group or junior group leaders in the early phase of establishing their own research group.
- Applicants should have a maximum of 2-3 years of group leader experience at the time of the project start.
- Applicants are expected to have first-authored peer-reviewed research papers with a high impact.
- Applicants must, during the project, be employed and have their research group in Denmark, and the project must be anchored at a university, hospital, or other non-profit research institution in Denmark.