If you are a high-caliber international student with the ambition to change your future, then you can apply for the PhD Positionsin Thermoplastic Material Instabilities at the University of Trento.
This project aims to train motivated international Early Stage Researchers (ESRs), through the international collaboration of Industry and Academia.
Founded in 1962, the University of Trento is an Italian university that offers various degree-level programs. It has ten departments, fifteen doctoral schools, and several other research learning centers.
Why study at the University of Trento? While studying at this university, students will get the opportunity to live in a vibrant research environment and they will learn how to use sustainable economic models and tools for managing natural resources.
Application Deadline: June 30, 2021
- University or Organization: University of Trento
- Department: NA
- Course Level: PhD
- Award: € 3,413.88 per month
- Number of Awards: NA
- Access Mode: Online
- Nationality: International
- The award can be taken in Italy
- Eligible Countries: Applications are accepted from around the world
- Eligible Course or Subjects: PhD degree in Thermoplastic material instabilities.
- Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the given criteria:
- Applicant ESRs can be of any nationality.
- Early-Stage Researchers (ESRs) shall at the time of recruitment by the host organization be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and not yet have been awarded a doctoral degree. Full-time equivalent research experience is measured from the date when a researcher obtained the degree which would formally entitle 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.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: To apply, applicants must have to complete the online application form.
- Supporting Documents: Candidates must include the following:
- a copy of the Master’s and Bachelor’s certificates and the respective Transcripts of Records
- the summary of the Master’s degree thesis
- a letter of motivation
- at least one presentation letter by a previous scientific supervisor
- a declaration regarding the country where they have resided or carried out their main activity(work, studies, etc.) in the 3 years immediately prior to the date of application
- a research proposal consistent with the purpose of the research, in which the candidate explains how he/she would develop the research topic
- a professional-scientific CV, demonstrating their skills and ability to conduct the research program described in this call.
- the publication list and any additional certificate or qualification that helps demonstrate their merit (the list of qualifications and publications must be signed by the applicant);
- a copy of their ID card or another form of identification.
- Admission Requirements: Students must have a first-class Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Solid and Structural Mechanics, Civil/Structural/Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline.
- Language Requirement: Applicants must have to be proficient in the English language.
Successful candidates will receive a salary/fellowship in accordance with the MSCA regulations for Early Stage Researchers. The exact salary/fellowship will be confirmed upon appointment and will amount:
- living allowance: € 3,413.88 per month (before employer and employee deductions)
- an additional taxable monthly mobility allowance of € 600.00
- if applicable an additional taxable monthly family allowance of € 500.00 subject to the family status of the appointee.