16 January 2020

Open call for PhD Fellowship

IGC project will receive one PhD Researcher under the INPhINIT La Caixa Programme

Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC) is taking part in the 2020 INPhINIT La Caixa Doctoral programme, aimed at attracting young talented scientists who wish to pursue doctoral studies at top research institutes in Portugal or Spain.

The 35 Incoming Fellowships are addressed exclusively to STEM disciplines: life sciences and health, experimental sciences, physics, chemistry and mathematics. The doctoral INPhINIT fellowships offer a highly competitive salary and complementary opportunities for training on transferrable skills, temporary stays in industry, incentives upon completion of the thesis, among other elements that make these fellowships some of the most attractive and complete in Europe.

The candidates, of any nationality, who wish to apply to a Portuguese institution must have resided in Portugal for less than 12 months in the last 3 years. The research fellows must join the research institutes between September and November 2020 and the maximum duration of the fellowship is 3 years.

Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC) has a PhD open position under La Caixa programme. The fellow will work on the project “Demographic inference over time and space: fragmented landscapes and population genomics” in the Population and Conservation Genetics Research Group led by Lounès Chikhi.

For more details on the application procedure visit the INPhINIT programme website.

The call is open till 4th of February 2020.