02/12/2019

Call for applications for PhD grants


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Université de Pau et des pays de l'Adour - E2S UPPA
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Environmental scienceEcology
    TechnologyEnergy technology
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
    Recognised Researcher (R2)
    Established Researcher (R3)
    Leading Researcher (R4)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    31/01/2020 00:00 - Europe/Athens
  • LOCATION
    France › PAU
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/09/2020

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

Financement public



PHD Country: France

Offer Requirements

Specific Requirements

Eligibility:

‐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

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Université de Pau et des pays de l'Adour - E2S UPPA
France
PAU

EURAXESS offer ID: 468423
Posting organisation offer ID: 88562

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