14 MSCA positions DocFam+ – 2nd Call Doctoral training programme in Functional Advanced Materials

DocFam+ is a 5-year doctoral training programme in Functional Advanced Materials presented by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) and coordinated through the Institute of Materials Science of Barcelona (ICMAB-CSIC) in collaboration with several partner research institutions from the region, six of them contributing to the co-funding of the programme: Institute of Microelectronics of Barcelona (IMB-CNM-CSIC), Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2), Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC), High Energy Physics Institute (IFAE), Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) and ALBA Synchrotron.

The programme involves a wide range of research projects within the functional advanced materials field, targeting three main applications in alignment with major European societal challenges: Clean & Secure Energy, Smart Nanomedicine, and Sustainable & Low-Cost Electronics.

In this second call, opening on 2nd May 2024 and with a deadline of 30th June 2024, a total of 14 positions are offered: 4 for ICMAB-CSIC, 1 at IMB-CNM-CSIC, 2 at ICN2, 2 at IREC, 1 at IFAE, 1 at UAB, and 3 at ALBA Synchrotron.

The programme offers 36-month contracts with a salary above national standards. Recruited fellows will also participate in a complete advanced training programme including research-oriented and demanding transversal skills and guidance through their Career Development.