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MSCA-PF: Joint application at the University of Granada. Department of Spanish Literature

International Research Projects Office
05/05/2021

Hosting Information

Offer Deadline
EU Research Framework Programme
HE / MSCA
Country
Spain
City
Gent

Organisation/Institute

Organisation / Company
Ghent University
Department
Promotion and Advisory Unit
Laboratory
NA
Is the Hosting related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?
No

Contact Information

Organisation / Company Type
Higher Education Institute
Website
Email
promofpi@ugr.es
milena@ugr.es
Postal Code
9000
Street
Sint-Pietersnieuwstraat 33
Phone

Description

Professor Milena Rodríguez Gutiérrez, from the Department of Spanish Literature at the University of Granada, welcomes postdoctoral candidates interested in applying for a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships (MSCA-PF) in 2021 at this University. Please note that applicants must comply with the Mobility Rule (more information about the 2020 call: http://sl.ugr.es/0aNV, the 2021 call is not yet open)

Brief description of the institution:

The University of Granada (UGR), founded in 1531, is one of the largest and most important universities in Spain. With over 60.000 undergraduate and postgraduate students and 6.000 staff. UGR offers a total of 89 degrees, 110 master’s degrees and 28 doctoral programmes through its 123 departments and 27 centers. Consequently, the UGR offers one of the most extensive and diverse ranges of higher education programmes in Spain.

The UGR has awarded with the "Human Resources Excellence in Research (HRS4R)", which reflects the UGR’s commitment to continuously improve its human resource policies in line with the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers. UGR is also a leading institution in research, located in the top of Spanish universities by a variety of ranking criteria, such as national R&D projects, fellowships awarded, publications, or international funding. UGR is one of the few Spanish Universities listed in the Shanghai Top 500 ranking - Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) (http://sl.ugr.es/0bsW). The UGR is amongst the 201-300 first universities of the world, between 2nd-5th position of Spanish universities and number 1 in the Andalusian Region in the Shanghai Top 500 ranking. Specialties at UGR that stand out are Library & Information Science (position 32) and Food Science & Technology (position 36). Moreover, the UGR is also situated amongst the first 100 universities in Mining & Mineral Engineering between (76th-100th position), in Mathematics (between 76th-100th position) and in Hospitality & Tourism Management (between 76th-100th position). The edition of the ARWU places the UGR in 201-300th position in the world and as the 4th highest ranked University in Spain, reaffirming its position as an institution at the forefront of national and international research.

Additionally, the UGR has 8 researchers at the top of the Highly Cited Researchers (HCR) list in Computer Sciences & Engineering (position 101-150). It is also well recognized for its web presence (http://sl.ugr.es/0a6i), being positioned at 43th place in the top 200 Universities in Europe.

Internationally, we bet decidedly by our participation in the calls of the Framework Programme of the European Union. For the duration of the last two Framework Programmes, the UGR has obtained a total of 67 projects, with total funding of 18.029 million euros, and for H2020, 118 projects with total funding around 29.115 million euros.

Brief description of the Centre/Research Group:

The Instituto Universitario de Investigación de Estudios de las Mujeres y de Género (UGR) is a relevant research center belonging to the University of Granada. It has its own Doctorate program and also coordinates the Master's Degree in Women's and Gender Studies (GEMMA) This Master is the first Erasmus +: Erasmus Mundus Master´s Degree in Women's and Gender Studies in Europe. The Institute also has a library on gender issues

Project description:

The Research Groupe HUM1019 Grupo de Estudios Literarios y culturales iberoamericanos (GELCI) is a newly created group, led by Milena Rodríguez and with interest in several lines of research:

  • Latin American Literature
  • Latin American Poetry
  • Gender Studies
  • Latin American Culture

Some of the reference research projects of this Group are the State Research Project FEM201678148P “Las poetas hispanoamericanas: identidades, feminismos, poéticas (Siglos XIX-XXI)” between 2016 and 2021 and the FEDER-Andalucía project A-HUM-023-UGR18 "Textil / Textual: Poéticas del hilo y la tela en la poesía escrita por mujeres en Hispanoamérica y España (siglos XX-XXI)", between 2020-2022.

Research Area:

Social Sciences and Humanities (SOC)

For a correct evaluation of your candidature, please send the documents below to Professor MilenaRodríguez Gutiérrez (milena@ugr.es):

  • CV
  • Letter of recommendation (optional)