Applications are invited for up to 80 Postdoctoral fellowships ProgrammeÂ open to applicants of all nationalities.Â TheÂ EuroTech Universities AllianceÂ invites highly talented experienced researchers to submitÂ interdisciplinary collaborative research project proposalsÂ for one of the fellowships provided by the EuroTechPostdoc Programme.Â TheÂ EuroTechPostdoc ProgrammeÂ is a postdoctoral fellowship programme for young experienced researchers who have already demonstrated excellence and potential in their field of research.
Course Level:Â Fellowships are available to pursue Postdoctoral programme.
Eligible Nationalities:Â Â Students from all nationalities are eligible to apply.
Eligibility Criteria:Â Applicants must fulfill the followingÂ eligibility criteriaÂ in order to be able to participate in the evaluation and selection process:
- In agreement with the Horizon 2020: 2016-2017 Work Programme for Marie Sk?odowska-Curie Actions, applicants to EuroTechPostdoc must beÂ Experienced Researchers, namely they must, on the recruitment date (1st call: 1 August 2018; 2nd call: 1 August 2019), be in possession of a doctoral degree or have at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience. Full-Time Equivalent Research Experience is measured from the date when a researcher obtained the degree entitling him or her to embark on a doctorate, either in the country in which the degree was obtained or in the country in which the researcher is recruited, even if a doctorate was never started or envisaged.
- Mobility Rule: Researchers may not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of the host university for more than twelve (12) months in the three (3) years immediately before the call deadline. Time spent as part of a procedure for obtaining refugee status under the Geneva Convention, compulsory national service and/or short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.
- Applicants must be able to carry out full-time research during the fellowship period (parental leave, sick leave, military leave and care leave are accepted).
Additionally, for an application to be considered eligible, the proposals must be supported by anÂ institutional endorsementÂ from both the host and co-host. A standard form and process will be provided in the application portal. You will have to provide the email address of your supervisor and co-supervisor, who then are requested by the programme management office to provide the institutional endorsement. The Institutional endorsement comprises a confirmation of the availability of infrastructure, supervision, and resources to successfully complete the project, and asks for a statement on ethical issues from the host and co-host.
Method of Application:Â
Please use the following templates for your application:
Scholarship Application Deadline:Â February 28, 2018