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PhD grant Maria de Maeztu. GALAXY FORMATION AND CHEMO-DYNAMICAL EVOLUTION UNRAVELLED BY GAIA

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The Institute of Cosmos Sciences (ICCUB), a María de Maeztu Excellence Unit of the University of Barcelona, announces the opening of a predoctoral positions in the frame of the MINECO’s program “Ayudas para contratos predoctorales para la formación de doctores 2016″.

The fellowships will have a duration of 4 years. If the PhD thesis is finished in 3 years, the student will be able to keep their contract as a postdoc fellow for one more year.

Applications should follow the MINECO’s procedure. For an English translation of the procedure please see attached document.

GALAXY FORMATION AND CHEMO-DYNAMICAL EVOLUTION UNRAVELLED BY GAIA

IP: Jordi Miralda

The Institute of Cosmos Sciences at the University of Barcelona (ICCUB) has several FPI student fellowships funded by the Maria de Maeztu program. One of these fellowships is for a thesis in astrophysics, in the general areas of star formation, galactic structure and dynamics, galaxy evolution, large-scale structure and the intergalactic medium, and high-energy astrophysics.
Students must hold a Master degree in Physics. Interested candidates are asked to contact the Institute quickly as the application must be submitted online to the Spanish Ministry before September 27th 2016. Please send your CV and a statement of interest to anabel@icc.ub.edu. For scientific questions you may contact miralda@icc.ub.edu.

To help you for the online application to the Spanish Ministry for this scholarship, the ICC has prepared this help page: http://icc.ub.edu/student/grant