Call for 12 PhD positions in LongTREC

Predoctorales / Contrato
Hasta el 01/08/2023
3 años
Información de la oferta

LongTREC is a Doctoral Network of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie action program (MSCA-DN) that will develop methods and tools for the analysis of transcriptomic data obtained with the most recent single-molecule, long-reads sequencing technologies.

The LongTREC MSCA-DN will train 12 Doctoral Candidates who will perform research in top European computational biology laboratories.

Descripción de la oferta
  • PhD position for 36 months in one of the European leading groups for lrRNA-seq technologies.
  • Mobility: host institution and secondments in both public and industry partners.
  • An intensive training program in Science, Skills and Values.
  • Interdisciplinary, international work environment with courses, workshops and lectures of leaders in the field of long-reads.
  • MSCA-DN offers a competitive salary and additional benefits.
Perfil buscado
  • Mobility: eligible candidates must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of their host institution for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their recruitment by the host institution (i.e. the starting date indicated in the employment contract/equivalent direct contract).
  • Research experience: eligible candidates shall at the date of recruitment by the host institution (i.e. the starting date indicated in the employment contract/equivalent direct contract), be in the first 4 years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and not have been awarded a doctoral degree.
  • Master’s degree: eligible candidates must have a master’s degree relevant to the chosen position (including biology, medicine, biochemistry, bioinformatics, or a related discipline, depending on each PhD project) by September 2023 or an equivalent experience, or must hold an official university qualification from a country of the European Higher Education Area with a minimum of 300 ECTs of official university studies.
  • Doctoral school: in all cases, employment will be conditioned to acceptance by the Doctoral school of the associated PhD awarding institution.
Presentación de solicitudes

Candidates can apply for up to 3 positions. Apply here.