ORGANISATION/COMPANYUniversité de Pau et des pays de l'Adour - E2S UPPA
RESEARCH FIELDEnvironmental science › EcologyTechnology › Energy technology
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)Recognised Researcher (R2)Established Researcher (R3)Leading Researcher (R4)
APPLICATION DEADLINE31/01/2020 00:00 - Europe/Athens
LOCATIONFrance › PAU
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
OFFER STARTING DATE01/09/2020
Fellowships are opened to highly qualified graduates from any field of Energy and Environment, or from a closely related discipline. We wish to attract candidates who are noticeable by their scientific excellence and to whom we will offer scientific challenges that meet their expectations.
Number of Funding for PhD: Eight doctoral grants are offered over a 3 years period [monthly gross salary before taxes = 1870 €, which includes extra gratification for teaching duties - 32 hours per year].
Employer : Université de Pau et des Pays de l’Adour (UPPA)
Start : September, 2020 - Duration : 36 months
Funding category: Contrat doctoral
PHD Country: France
‐Citizens of all nationalities are eligible to apply.
‐Entrance requirements: candidates must hold a Master’s degree (or equivalent degree) with outstanding records.
‐English language requirements: applicants whose first language is not French or English are required to provide proofs of proficiency of the required language skills.
‐Required competencies: Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment connected to the research priorities of the laboratories hosted by the consortium.
Three steps selection:
‐1st step: Candidates will be selected on the basis of the quality of their curriculum in relation with the disciplinary fields of E2S UPPA.
‐2nd step: Selected candidates will be directed to the appropriate laboratories corresponding to their competencies. They will participate in the development of a doctoral research proposal with the potential supervisor(s) and a three-year work plan schedule. The purpose of this step is to prepare a thesis topic matching the competencies of the candidate, the expectations of the thesis supervisor and the challenges of E2S UPPA. Applicants must be supported by one or several local host laboratory(ies).
‐3rd step: Interview - the candidate will be invited to defend her/his project in front of the selection board.
Criteria of selection of the candidate:
‐The candidate’s motivation, scientific maturity and curiosity
‐Candidate's marks and rankings at the Master’s level of their academic cursus
‐The adequacy between the research project and his/her skills
‐Communication skills in written and spoken English
‐Ability to work independently and to take responsibility for the progress and the quality of the project
EURAXESS offer ID: 468423
Posting organisation offer ID: 88562
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