06/09/2018
Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions
Science 4 Refugees

H2020 MSCA Co-Fund Research Fellowships in Turkey


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Düzce University
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Agricultural sciencesAgricultural products
    Agricultural sciencesForest sciences
    Biological sciencesNutritional sciences
    Computer scienceDatabase management
    Computer scienceDigital systems
    Environmental scienceNatural resources management
    Medical sciencesOther
    Pharmacological sciencesCosmetology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    15/09/2019 17:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Turkey › Düzce
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    40
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/02/2020
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020 / Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions COFUND
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    DU-2236
  • MARIE CURIE GRANT AGREEMENT NUMBER
    801509

Düzce University seeks several experienced researchers in the fields of agricultural, pharmaceutical, medical and computer sciences to apply for H2020 MSCA Co-Fund program called "CoCirculation2".

The university is willing to host post-doctoral researchers or researchers with more than 4 years of professinal experience. The fellowship offered is eqivalent to MSCA-IF program;

  1. Living allowance : €4.500
  2. Mobility allowance : €550
  3. Research, Training and Networking costs : €800
  4. Special Needs fund for eligible researchers,

Detailed information is available at http://cocirc2.org.tr

The major areas of focus are:

1.Traditional and complementary medicine applications: medicinal plants, seed technologies, extraction of bioactive compounds, molecular biology and biotechnology, pharmaceutical formulations,

2. Renewable energy resources, forest ecology, soil&water protection

3. Composite materials, recycling of agricultural and industrial waste materials,

4. Deep learning, Quantum computing/Grover's search algorithm, DNA encryption, DNA data storage, artificial intelligence, 

5. Nursing informatics, health informatics, embedded systems in biomedical device technologies

6. Other cutting edge science technologies can be offered by the candidate fellows.

The university is an equal opportunity employer. The application forms for the fellowship are to be filled by the applicant and the host university.

Documents to be submitted are CV and cover letter prior to September 21st 2018.

Benefits

The fellowship offered is eqivalent to MSCA-IF program;

  1. Living allowance : €4.500
  2. Mobility allowance : €550
  3. Research, Training and Networking costs : €800
  4. Special Needs fund for eligible researchers,

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

Specific Requirements

The aim is to apply for a H2020 MSCA Co-Fund program called "CoCirculation2". The programme will be executed by

the Science Fellowships and Grant Programmes Department (BİDEB) within Turkish Scientific and Technological

Research Council (TÜBİTAK) co-funded by European Commission Horizon 2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Cofund

program “Co-Funded Brain Circulation2 Scheme (CoCirculation2)”.

Eligibility criteria for the applicants are as follows:

They must be Experienced Researchers, i.e. researchers who, at the time of the relevant deadline for submission of

proposals, are in possession of a doctoral degree or have at least four years of full-time equivalent research

experience. Researchers may be of any nationality or age.

Researchers must comply with the mobility rule that applies to them, either the standard mobility rule or the flexible

mobility rule.

Standard mobility rule: ERs must be non-residing in Turkey for more than 12 months in the three years prior to the

relevant deadline for submission of proposals. Short stays which does not exceed 20 days in total in a year and

compulsory national service are not counted. This standard mobility rule applies to all applicants not being eligible for

the flexible mobility rule.

Flexible mobility rule: ERs must not have resided or carried out the main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Turkey for

more than 36 months in the 5 years immediately before the call deadline. Short stays which does not exceed 20 days

in total in a year and compulsory national service are not counted.

The flexible mobility rule will apply to four groups of researchers:

Reintegration applicants: For applicant wishing to benefit from the flexible mobility rule for reintegration, applicant

must be a long-term resident (Long-term residence means a period of full-time research activity in the Turkey at least

5 consecutive years.) of Turkey. Applicants must in addition to this rule also move or have moved directly from a non-

EU country to Turkey.

Applicant with refugee status: To benefit from the flexible mobility rule, researchers must have refugee status in

accordance with the Turkish regulatory system at the time of the relevant deadline for submission of proposals, and

principles laid down by the Geneva Convention.

Career restart applicants: To benefit from the flexible mobility rule, applicants must in addition to this rule also have

had a career break in research, i.e. they must not have been active in research for at least 12 months prior to the

relevant deadline for the submission of proposals.

Map Information

Job Work Location Personal Assistance locations
Work location(s)
5 position(s) available at
Düzce University
Turkey
Düzce
Konuralp

EURAXESS offer ID: 337044