Title of Programme: Call for PhD Positions for International Researchers in France, 2014
Host/Provider: Polish Academy of Sciences
Fields of Study: The project aims at understanding how the extracellular matrix (ECM) regulates receptor trafficking in basal conditions and during synaptic plasticity.
Level (Degree): Position is open for a PhD research program at the Ecole Normale Superieure (ENS).
Target Applicants: The researcher may be of any nationality.
Eligibility/Requirements: Eligible to enroll in the PhD programme are candidates holding a Master’s Degree or equivalent and fulfilling the following criteria for eligibility of the researcher(s): To be eligible, each researcher must simultaneously fulfill the following criteria at the time of recruitment by the beneficiary concerned in the frame of this project.
(a) Nationality: The researcher may be of any nationality.
(b) Mobility: At the time of recruitment by the beneficiary, the researcher must not have resided or carried out his/her main activity (work, studies, etc…) in the country of the beneficiary for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to his/her recruitment under the project. Compulsory national service and/or short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.
-As far as international European interest organisations or international organisations are concerned, this rule does not apply to the hosting of eligible researchers, however, the appointed researcher must not have spent more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the recruitment by the beneficiary in the same recruiting organisation.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online. Candidates submit the required documents on-line, selecting research projects of interest to them. Candidates can apply for one, two or three projects by marking their first, second and third choice. The following documents should be submitted on-line by November 15:
-application (including a motivational letter), download here, should be scanned and submitted on line
-copy of higher education diploma or equivalent or a certificate of graduation. Candidates entering the competition prior to the official date of their graduation if admitted must submit the missing documents before the start of the PhD programme.
-list of completed subjects and grades achieved in the course of the MS programme (a personal mean and the maximally possible score/grade should be indicated),
-curriculum vitae stating education completed to date and a brief description of scientific achievements and a list of publications.
A researcher (with at least PhD/MD degree) familiar with the scientific activities of the candidate (e.g. advisor of MS thesis) is supposed to send an opinion about candidate to the following e-mail address: Ms. Karen Mueller-Zabel, Karen.Mueller-Zabel-at-dzne.de
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