Applications are open for 15 PhD/Early Stage Researcher (ESR) positions available in the Pan-European MSCA-ITN IGNITE Network of institutions and companies for a maximum duration of 36 months.
Europe is home to world-leading expertise in invertebrate genomics and the aim of IGNITE is to gather together this European excellence to train a new generation of scientists skilled in all aspects of invertebrate genomics.
Comparative Genomics of Non-Model Invertebrates – IGNITE – is an EU-funded project that will explore the diversity and architectures of genomes found in invertebrate animals.
Applicants must have excellent knowledge of the English language (spoken and written / proficiency level).
Application Deadline: February 28, 2018
Course Level: Positions are available for pursuing PhD programme.
Study Subject: Positions are available to work on the project “Comparative Genomics of Non-Model Invertebrates” (IGNITE).
Scholarship Award: Not Known
Number of Scholarships: There are 15 PhD positions available.
Scholarship can be taken in Germany
Eligibility for the Scholarship:
Eligible Countries: Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
Entrance Requirements: Applicants can be of any nationality and must comply with mobility criteria concerning positions for Early Stage Researchers (ESRs) in Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions. They must:
- Have less than 4 years full-time research experience at the time of recruitment by the host organisation (contract signature). The four years are measured from the date when the researchers obtained the degree that formally entitles them 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, irrespective of whether or not a doctorate is or was ever envisaged.
- Not have a PhD yet.
- Not have resided or carried out their main activity in the country of the host organization for more than 12 months in the last 3 years immediately prior to the recruitment date.
English Language Requirements: Applicants must have excellent knowledge of the English language (spoken and written / proficiency level).
How to Apply:
The mode of applying is online.