ISGlobal is a hub of excellence in research and medical care, and is the first global public health centre to have received the Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence Recognition from the Spanish State Research Agency. ISGlobal works toward the promotion of interdisciplinary science by incorporating research on poverty-related transmissible diseases as well as research on chronic diseases and their environmental and climate-related causes.
The ISGlobal PhD Programme brings together doctoral candidates from different health fields, and universities, to enjoy the added benefits of developing transdisciplinary research at our Institute.
Thanks to the Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence Accreditation, in this call we offer up to 8 fellowships for national and international PhD students, who wish to undertake rigorous research training and complete a research project in the field of global health and population studies to make new contributions to the existing knowledge base.
Apply now to kick-start your scientific career at ISGlobal!
Please note these criteria might slightly change since they are subject to the Ayudas para contratos predoctorales para la formación de doctores 2020-call from the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation.
Applicants must fill in the request form, including the reference PhD_SeveroOchoa_Mar20, and attach the following documents:
Please note that each submitted document must include the candidate name and surname. Candidates must ensure that all required information is submitted before the application deadline of 30 April 2020. Incomplete proposals will not be considered.
All applications are reviewed by an ad hoc Committee.
Candidates are selected on the basis of academic excellence and a commitment to pursuing a scientific research career with an interest in global health and population studies. A good command of English is requested.
You can find more information in the official call on our website.
Call opening: 30 March 2020
Call deadline: 30 April 2020
Notification to candidates: 31 May - 15 June 2020
Expected incorporation date: depending on the research proposal
For any additional information, please contact [email protected]
Please, select the research proposal/s of your interest from the “PhD Research Proposals” list provided here. A minimum of 1 and a maximum of 2 proposals can be selected.