Candidates should submit a complete application* in ONE PDF file only, by e-mail to email@example.com. Deadline for submission is 15th July 2018. The criteria for evaluation will be as follows: previous experience, based on CV (70%), letter of motivation (15%) and letters of reference (15%). Knowledge of English language (written and oral) is mandatory due to the international nature of the project. The Jury may decide to interview the candidates in order to perform a more objective evaluation of some of the criteria. Final decision will be communicated no later than 1st August 2018 with the contracts expected to initiate in 1st September 2018. *Candidates that submit multiple files will be excluded from the evaluation.
Nº of positions available: 1
Biochemistry, Biology, Biological chemistry, Biomedical sciences, Pharmacy, Bio-informatics, or related area and are interested in multi/ interdisciplinary research.
Master degree (M.Sc. or equivalent graduation). Applicant should not hold PhD degree and must be in the first 5 years (full-time equivalent) of their research careers prior to the recruitment. This is measured from the date when they obtained the degree which would formally entitle them to embark on a Doctorate, either in the country in which the degree was obtained or in the country in which the research training is provided, irrespective of whether or not a Doctorate is the objective.
Early Stage Researcher (R1)
Proficiency of English language skills corresponding to at least level B2 on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Financial aspects: The project provides full funding for tuitions fees and salary.
Monthly living allowance: The post-holder will be offered a salary plus allowances in line with the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions.
-Applicants must have an undergraduate or Master degree in Biochemistry, Biology, Biological chemistry, Biomedical sciences, Pharmacy, Bio-informatics, or related area and are interested in multi/ interdisciplinary research;
-Applicants must not yet been awarded a PhD degree and must be in the first 5 years (full-time equivalent) of their research careers prior to the recruitment;
-Applicants are asked to supply a complete curriculum vitae including the following information:
-Personal details academic/education history, including a list of courses/exams and grades, the exact award date (day/month/year) of the degree with original transcripts of Bachelor and Master University Degree as well as copy of valid identity documents, experimental skills, publications, etc.
-Personal statement/motivation letter (up to 2 pages) about the research experience and interests;
-Names and contact information of at least two academic referees who could write a letter of recommendation;
-Applicants can be of any nationality;
-Applicants must be eligible to work in Spain. They MUST NOT have resided or carried out their main activity in Spain more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately before the recruitment date.
The research project will be based at the Institute of Biomedical Research of Barcelona, but the post-holder will also be required to undertake some work and travel in other countries within the FOIE GRAS network.