The Institute of Marine Research (IIM-CSIC) offers 4 Research Topics to apply with us for research technician contracts within the Financial Aid programme Personal Técnico de Apoyo (PTA) 2020 from the Spanish Research Agency (AEI).
These are three-year contracts for graduates, engineers, technical engineers or technicians from the professional training of the educational system, to support the management of equipment, facilities and other R&D&i infrastructures for increasing and improving the performance of scientific-technological centres.
Why the IIM?
The IIM-CSIC is a very competitive host institution, one of the top marine research institutions in Spain, part of the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), the main research organisation in Spain, third in Europe & seventh worldwide.
The Institute offers a lively research environment to foster and consolidate researchers careers, widening their collaborative networks & increasing their impact on society. Counting more than 200 employees (56% women), 139 published research articles and 85 projects in 2019, and with its own transversal support services of Internacionalization and Public Engagement.
Four research topics to boost your career
The IIM-CSIC, as a marine research institution devoted to developing knowledge for sustainable development, performs a multidisciplinary research responding to global challenges and to local concerns and enabling an integral and global understanding of marine ecosystems.
Regarding the PTA 2020 Call , the following potential supervisors have shown their interest in the programme and are currently looking for an interested candidate to apply with them within one of the following topics.
We advise you to contact the potential supervisor as soon as possible, allowing plenty of time to properly prepare the application to the Spanish Research Agency by the final deadline.
How to apply?
Check the research topic summaries above and contact the potential supervisor(s) with your CV to start the application process by Friday, 22nd January 2021.
Beware that, once the candidate has contacted their potential supervisor and if selected, they will have to discuss, write & submit a final application together to the Spanish Research Agency. Therefore, we advise you to contact your potential supervisor as soon as possible.