The Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) establishes the PhD Fellowship Programme with the aim to support excellent students from all over the world to enrol in a training and research programme in the area of chemistry ultimately leading to the completion of a Doctoral Thesis in partnership with the Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV). The programme will also contribute to their professional development and next career steps, both in academia and industry.
This objective is achieved by:
- The performance of an individual research project under the direction of an internationally renowned group leader in a creative and stimulating scientific environment.
- Opportunities for short stays in renowned international research institutions.
- Opportunities for complementary training in technical and soft skills designed to ensure a successful career: weekly scientific seminars, hands-on training in the use of state-of-the-art scientific instrumentation, IP management, entrepreneurship, research integrity, knowledge and technology transfer, grant’s applications, project management, communication skills and career development.
The programme is addressed to highly qualified and talented graduate students with a keen interest in chemical research. Candidates should have an excellent academic record, strong commitment to scientific research and solid working knowledge of English.
Admission to the programme is on a competitive basis.
You can download the 1st Call for the 2020 PhD fellowship programme here.
|Call opening||27th January 2020|
|Call deadline||1st March 2020|
|Notification to candidates||From 16th to 22nd March 2020|
|Start of fellowships||September-October 2020. Earlier start can be considered.|