HFSP Articles

This section contains links to publications by and about the HFSP and the work we support

Fellowship Primer
Document by HFSP Fellowship Director, Guntram Bauer on preparing and applying for a postdoctoral fellowship

Funding the Frontier - the Human Frontier Science Program
Article in BioEssays, volume 32, pp 842-844, 2010 by Director of Scientific Affairs and Communications, Martin Reddington 

20th Anniversary Book
In celebration of the 20th Anniversary of HFSP in 2009, we have published a booklet with recollections and impressions from many people who have steered the Program through these years and from HFSP awardees.

Cultural differences reduce Japanese researchers' visibility on the Web
Letter to Nature from former HFSP President, Masao Ito and former Secretary General, Torsten Wiesel

Science without borders
An article by Director of Fellowships, Guntram Bauer

Websites and searching for collaborators
A report by Director of Research Grants, Geoffrey Richards

Promoting Life Science Research and Training in Developing Countries: A need for concerted action
Report of a meeting organised in Trieste, Nov 8-10 2003 by HFSPO, EMBO, the Wellcome Trust and the Third World Academy of Science. See also the background report “Research and education in resource - constrained countries.”

The Pipeline and the Tree
Towards a New Paradigm for Education, Training and Career Paths in the Natural Sciences