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Open Position PREBIST PhD Fellowship Program

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Launch your scientific career in our international PhD program focused on excellent research in a multidisciplinary environment.

PREBIST is a doctoral fellowship Program lead by the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology. Altogether 28 fellowships will be awarded and implemented in top research in the Barcelona and Tarragona area (Spain).

PREBIST applicants will find a list of PhD projects and can freely choose their project of interest. Successful candidates will be hosted by the selected research group. They will have full access to facilities, PhD Program seminars and training programmes of the BIST centres. Networking activities shall facilitate inter-centre and inter-disciplinary exchange and collaborations. PREBIST will offer fellows the opportunity to opt for secondments from a pool of international institutions with which BIST centres have institutional agreements or collaborations.

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IFAE offers the following projects:

  • IFAE_C2-18: Instrumentation of X-ray Pixel sensor. Group Leader: Mokhtar Chmeissani
  • IFAE_C2-23: Searches for new phenomena with the ATLAS detector at the LHC. Group Leader: Martine Bosman
  • IFAE_C2-24: First Science with CTA-North Telescopes. Group Leader: Manel Martínez

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The fellowships are granted for 4 years including:

  • Anual gross salary: 26.519,19€ plus a single payment of 1504,89 relocation support (Spanish tax and social security deductions apply),
  • Close mentoring and supervision through prestigious Researchers,
  • A personalized doctoral career development plan,
  • A training program for scientific and transferable skills.

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The on-line submission platform for the first call will be open from 27 April 2018. The deadline for the submission of applications is 31 May 2018 end of the day (CET). Please check the specific call parameters for detailed timelines and research topics. Before start applying, please carefully read the instructions.

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