Call for Expression of Interest - Marie Sklodowska - Curie Individual Fellowships
The University of Trento (Italy) welcomes expressions of interest from excellent international postdoctoral researchers interested in applying to the European Commission Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship.with a research project to be carried out in Trento.
The Marie Skłodowska Curie Action is a funding scheme that supports the mobility of researchers. Individual Fellowships (IF) may last 12-24 months and involve a research project, advanced training and knowledge exchange at the host institution. It offers a competitive salary, mobility and family allowances plus a budget for research and training costs. Applicants are expected to have an excellent CV and a strong publication record.
Selected candidates will be offered both academic and administrative support from the Research Office of the University to develop their proposal.
Seal of Excellence MSCA action
The Seal of Excellence is a quality label awarded to project proposals submitted to Horizon 2020 - MSCA to help these proposals find alternative funding.
All proposals submitted to MSCA individual fellowships which score 85% or above and could not be funded due to a lack of budget are automatically awarded the Seal of Excellence.
Under the University of Trento talent attraction policy, 2018 MSCA Seal of Excellence awarded projects, with UniTrento as host institution, may apply for a 1-year fellowship, during which MSCA applicants will start implementing their proposals.
At the same time the fellowship is targeted to improve the previously submitted proposal in order to re-apply to the 2019 MSCA call.
Research fellowships and collaborations
Research fellowships are designed to attract qualified academics, who have a masters or doctoral degree and the required experience to lead a University research project or carry out their own.
Besides, from time to time, the departments also recruit research collaborators as scientific coordinators within international projects.
- Research collaborations (on the website of UniTrento)
- EURAXESS - Researchers in Motion (EuropeanCommission)
The University of Trento aims to recruit the most talented applicants to teaching and research positions, including by preferring candidates applying from a foreign country and by recognizing the value of international experience.