ORGANISATION NAMEAgency for Management of University and Research Grants (AGAUR)
FUNDING TYPEMobility Incoming
RESEARCH FIELDFormal sciencesHumanitiesNatural sciencesProfessions and applied sciencesSocial sciences
CAREER STAGERecognised Researcher (R2) (PhD holders or equivalent who are not yet fully independent)Established Researcher (R3) (Researchers who have developed a level of independence)
Objectives: Award 60 individual grants for the employment and incorporation of postdoctoral research staff into the Catalan science and technology system.
Benficiariy institutions: Universities, research centres and hospital foundations based in Catalonia.
Duration: 2 years
Eligibility criteria for the candidates:
- Have obtained their doctorate between 1 January 2010 and 31 December 2015 (the date of the doctorate is regarded as the date of the defence and approval of the thesis). Under certain circumstances specified in the call, the period for obtaining the doctorate can be from 1 January 2008 to 31 December 2015.
- Have, at the time of joining the recipient organisation, a minimum of 2 years of postdoctoral experience outside of Spain.
- Not have resided or worked in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years prior to date of submission of the application.
For further information check the AGAUR webpage.