The Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC) is looking for PhD candidates to apply for the 2018 International PhD Programme at IBEC from Severo Ochoa fellowship, and MINECO ‘Ayudas para contratos predoctorales para la formación de doctores’ fellowship. In 2018, 4 fellowships will be offered, funded by the Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness, through the ‘Ayudas para contratos predoctorales para la formación de doctores’ 2018-call. 3 additional fellowships will be funded by IBEC through the Severo Ochoa Excellence Award (IBEC Severo Ochoa Fellowship), Fundación Bancaria La Caixa and Fundación Cellex.
Highly qualified researchers of all nationalities willing to join a stimulating, interdisciplinary research and high-quality scientific environment are welcome to apply. The following requirements are common to the fellowships available:
January 31st 2018: Deadline for submission of applications
March 12th – 14th 2018: Communication of results. Invitation of shortlisted candidates to come to Barcelona for an interview
April 16th – 20th 2018: Interviews in Barcelona with selection committee and group leaders responsible for research projects
April 27th 2018: Publication of final list of selected candidates. Letter of acceptance to be signed by candidates
May – October 2018: Start of the fellowships funded by Fundación Bancaria La Caixa and Fundación Cellex, to be accorded with the Group Leader responsible. Beginning of 2019 (To be confirmed, based on the resolution of the call ‘Ayudas para contratos predoctorales para la formación de doctores’ by the Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitivity): Start of the fellowships.
From 15th December 2017 until 31st January 2018, an online application form will be available here. You can find here the complete call here.
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