Eligibility

You are eligible to apply for ESR (PhD student) positions if:

  1. You have a degree in microbiology, molecular biology, biology or relevant area, which formally entitles to embark on a doctorate. Eligible applicants must be in the first 4 years (full-time equivalent) from the date they obtained this degree.
  2. Conditions of international mobility of researchers: Researchers are required to undertake trans-national mobility (i.e. move from one country to another) when taking up the appointment. At the time of selection by the host organisation, researchers must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of application for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.
  3. English language: It is a requirement that applicants will show that their ability to understand and express themselves in both written and spoken English is sufficiently high for them to derive the full benefit from the ITN network training.

 

 

You are eligible to apply for ER (postdoc) positions if:

  1. You have a PhD degree or four years of research experience in microbiology, molecular biology, biology or relevant area, which formally entitles to embark on a doctorate. Eligible applicants may not have more than 5 years (full-time equivalent) of research experience including PhD research.

  2. Conditions of international mobility of researchers: Researchers are required to undertake trans-national mobility (i.e. move from one country to another) when taking up the appointment. At the time of selection by the host organisation, researchers must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of application for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment. Short stays, such as holidays, are not taken into account.
  3. English language: It is a requirement that applicants will show that their ability to understand and express themselves in both written and spoken English is sufficiently high for them to derive the full benefit from the ITN network training.