Founded in 1996, LE STUDIUM Loire Valley Institute for Advanced Studies aims to facilitate international exchange among public and private laboratories in the region Centre-Val de Loire, France, to increase research capacity, enhance scientific excellence and to promote mobility and career development of researchers. For that purpose LE STUDIUM has designed an innovative postdoctoral fellowships programme - the Smart Loire Valley Programme - to attract experienced international researchers to the laboratories of the region. In parallel, LE STUDIUM organizes and coordinates numerous scientific events promoting interactions between regional and international scientific communities and transdisciplinary exchanges.
The SMART LOIRE VALLEY PROGAMME* is open to all research disciplines and offers post-doctoral fellowships for international experienced researchers in region Centre-Val de Loire laboratories including:
1 year fellowships for experienced international researchers for a residence in a laboratory in region Centre-Val de Loire.
12-month fellowships (3 months each year over 4 years) for internationally renowned professors
to conduct research and/or to teach in collaboration with two laboratories or research teams in the region.
*The SMART LOIRE VALLEY Postdoctoral Fellowships programme is co-funded by the European Union as part of its Marie Sklodowska-Curie Action Programme - COFUND
EXPERIENCE & ELIGIBILITY
This programme is open to all experienced international researchers, in all research disciplines. Candidates must have at least 5 years of postdoctoral experience, having lived and worked as a researcher continuously for at least 5 years outside France and meet the EU rules of international mobility.
Candidates have to identify a research team in the region Centre-Val de Loire accepting to host the one-year residency. If necessary, LE STUDIUM can help establishing a link with a laboratory in the desired scientific field in the region.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: 8th February 2018Lire la suite