Predoctoral contracts for PhD Students AEI 2020 at BCAM

The deadline is 27th October 2020, 14:00h CET

Abstract

The Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation (MINECO) has published the call for PhD contracts to be performed at Severo Ochoa Excellence Research Centers or within the research projects funded in the call of 2020. The call offers 5 positions in the following areas:

  • One PhD Student position with regard to Severo Ochoa accreditation (SEV-2017-0718-20-1). In Core in Applied Mathematics: Fourier Analysis, Algebraic Geometry, PDEs, Discrete Mathematics, etc., Host Institution: BCAM
  • One PhD Student position with regard to Severo Ochoa accreditation (SEV-2017-0718-20-2). In Modelling and Simulation: Computer Simulation, CFD, Mathematical Modelling, etc., Host Institution: BCAM
  • One PhD Student position with regard to Severo Ochoa accreditation (SEV-2017-0718-20-3). In Computational Mathematics: Numerical Analysis, Algorithm Development, etc., Host Institution: BCAM
  • One PhD Student position with regard to Severo Ochoa accreditation (SEV-2017-0718-20-4). In Applications of Mathematics: Applied Statistics, Energy, Biosciences, Advanced manufacturing, etc., Host Institution: BCAM
  • One PhD Student position with regard to “Real-time Inversion using Deep Learning Methods” research project led by David Pardo and Vincenzo Nava (PID2019-108111RB-I00), Host Institution: BCAM
with a 4-year duration total 72.000 EUR in sum the 4 years. This grant can also fund the doctoral course tuition fees and predoctoral mobility (up to 6,860€ in total). Those PhD Students that defend their thesis before the 4-year period are issued to 1-year postdoctoral contract. The programme is open to students of any nationality and the period to apply is from October 13rd to October 27th, 14:00 CET.. All the information about this call can be found at the website (in Spanish).

Application Procedure

  1. (Only if you don’t have a MINECO account): Go to MINECO in "Registro Investigador" option. This first step consists in creating your personal account with your personal data at the MINECO website. This account will not be useful only for this call but for any MINECO funding call. In the RUS ("unified register for candidates") form please make sure that the response to the question "¿Es también investigador?" ("are you also a researcher?") is "Sí" ("yes") (see below). Once you create your account you will receive an email for the account activation. You should press the link of that email so as to activate your account. From this moment on you will receive any communication from the MINECO in that email account. Please, do not change this contact information until the final resolution of the grant.
  2. (If you have a MINECO account) login to the website https://sede.micinn.gob.es/ayudaspredoctorales and click "Añadir".
  3. Select by Reference Code (see above). Note that you can only apply for ONE Position.
  4. Click "Crear Solicitud" and then choose "Editar" option.
  5. Fill the 4 sections ("Personal data", "Academic data", "Requirement of the candidates" and add the corresponding documents: CV, academic record, etc.)
  6. Once the application is complete, click "Definitivo" to generate the application form and make sure that you send it by electronic signature (Spanish residents in Spain) see the indications in the Extra notes. Through the Spanish consulate if you are abroad (foreign researchers and Spanish citizens nor residents in Spain). The postal address is the following:

    Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades

    Agencia Estatal de Investigación

    Paseo de la Castellana 162

    28046 Madrid

    Spain

Extra Notes

The full procedure explanation (in Spanish) can be found in the following link: MINECO

For further scientific information, please contact with the corresponding supervisors. For further administrative information, please do not hesitate to contact Miguel Benítez.