Bioengineering Excellence Scientific Training (BEST)
— Next call opens in February 2018 —
IBEC’s Programme in Bioengineering Excellence Scientific Training (BEST) aims to attract international experienced researchers in the areas of Nanomedicine, Cell Engineering and ICT for Health, the three research flagships at the Institute.
BEST represents a unique opportunity to widen career perspectives of BEST fellows and create a talented workforce in biomedical engineering, an exciting multidisciplinary field that is set to transform healthcare in the 21st century.
The BEST Postdoctoral Programme is a postdoctoral fellowship scheme part funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions COFUND scheme and the Severo Ochoa programme of the Spanish Ministry of Science and Competitiveness.
The BEST Postdoctoral Programme will provide exceptional training opportunities for up to 24 (in 2 calls of 12 positions per call) high-potential fellows, with a 2-year contract at IBEC and funded interdisciplinary and intersectoral placements at world-class research centres, hospitals and companies within IBEC’s global network of collaborating institutions.
The closing date for applications is 11th September 2016 with the aim that fellows start between 1st February 2017 and 30th April 2017. There will be one further call which will be launched on February 2018, the application dates for which will be announced next year.
If you would like to apply for a fellowship, please read the Eligibility criteria and follow the procedure set out on the How to Apply page. Consult the Guide for Applicants for more information on the selection process.
Useful dates 2016:
Open from 1st June
Deadline: 11th September 2016
With the support of: