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10/5/2013

UPF: Launch of the programme "UPfellows" to attract international talent

UPF: Launch of the programme "UPfellows" to attract international talent


News from UPF


The UPF announces UPfellows, a programme of 24 international fellowships aimed at postdoctoral researchers of any nationality to incorporate them into their departments and research centers through a three-year contract. This programme aims to strengthen the research training and professional skills under the mentoring of a senior researcher.

The first UPfellows call which counts on the support of the Marie Curie Actions program COFUND within the 7th. Framework Programme of the European Commission, aims to recruit up to a maximum of twelve researchers from different areas of research that demonstrate a strong research career and an outstanding leadership capacity.

This first round will open on June 1 and will remain active until July 1. The second call, consisting of twelve fellowships, is expected to be announced in 2014.

More information:

UPfellows website

UPF press release (in Catalan)