Project eligibility

Microscopic analysisAs the positions are in the framework of a Marie Curie ITN, joint research efforts are an integral part of each project, ensuring a stimulating and international environment. Researchers will benefit from high quality training in research and complementary techniques and from scientific visits and secondments to other partners in the network.

Requirements for early stage researchers (ESRs):

  • Excellent university degree (e.g. BSc or Masters) in an appropriate subject
  • Fluency in oral and written English
  • Must be either EU citizens or from outside the EU (subject to relevant immigration formalities), who have spent less than 12 months in the host country in the last three years (e.g. to be eligible for positions in Belgium, applicants must have spent less than 12 months in Belgium over the last 3 years)
  • Must be in the first four years (full-time equivalent) of their research careers. This is measured from the date when they obtained the degree that would formally entitle them to embark on a doctorate, either in the country in which the degree was obtained or in the host country.

Requirements for experienced researchers (ERs):

  • Excellent university doctoral degree in an appropriate subject, irrespective of the time taken to acquire it, or have at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience
  • Fluency in oral and written English is required
  • Must be either EU citizens or from outside the EU (subject to relevant immigration formalities), who have spent less than 12 months in the host country in the last three years (e.g. to be eligible for positions in Belgium, applicants must have spent less than 12 months in Belgium over the last 3 years)
  • Must have less than five years of full-time equivalent research experience

Recruitment within INFLAME aims to fulfil the equal opportunity objectives of the Marie Curie programme and hence applications are welcomed from applicants regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic origin, and from individuals wishing to resume research careers after a break.

Benefits

Besides a full employment contract, including social security, the candidate will receive mobility and yearly travel allowances, and career exploratory allowance.

Further Information

In the first instance, interested parties should contact the appropriate individual given on the projects and contacts page to informally discuss their suitability for the position.