01/10/2018
The Human Resources Strategy for Researchers
Science 4 Refugees

PhD Student for Freshwater and Marine Aquaculture

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    IRTA
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciences
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    31/10/2018 23:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    Spain › Sant Carles de la Ràpita
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    37,5
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    12/12/2018
  • EU RESEARCH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
    H2020
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    LIFE16ENV/ES/000160

IRTA is seeking a PhD student in order to make his/her thesis on the research project titled: "Analyse the use of Brewery by-products (yeast and spent grain) as new sources of protein for freshwater and marine aquaculture feeds"

 

Benefits

The financial remuneration for the PhD Student contract will be €1,162.84/gross per month (€16,279.76/gross per annum) for the first and second years. For this third year, it will be €1,245.90/gross per month (€17,442.60/gross per annum) and for the fourth year it will be €1,557.38/gross per month (€21,803.32/gross per annum) which will be subject to the corresponding withholdings, pursuant to prevailing regulations, and to the collective employment agreement of IRTA

 

Selection process

The selecting of candidates will be carried out by an ad hoc committee consisting of the Head of the Program and two researchers (level D or higher) appointed by him/her.

 

Additional comments

Please, visit our website for more information: http://www.irta.cat/en/work-at-irta/ 

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Biological sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

Skills/Qualifications

The fellowship may be requested by candidates meeting the followng requisites:

-Candidates must hold one of the following degrees: Bachelor degree in Biology, veterinary, Biochemistry and have completed their studies leading to such an award in January 2010 or later.

-A Master’s in Aquaculture.

 

Specific Requirements

Any prior experience in matters of animal husbandry, biochemistry, animal nutrition will be viewed positively.

 

Work location(s)
1 position(s) available at
IRTA
Spain
Tarragona
Sant Carles de la Ràpita

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EURAXESS offer ID: 342370