We are looking to recruit ten Marie Skłodowska-Curie ESR Fellows to these high-profile and distinguished 36 month positions.

Applicants should be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research career and have not yet been awarded a doctoral degree. At the time of recruitment, applicants shall not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of the host institution for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to appointment. Compulsory national service and/or short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.

Early Stage Researchers will be eligible to receive generous annual payments (Living and Mobility Allowance) and expected to register for a PhD degree at their host university.

How to apply:

Applications are made directly to each of the host intuitions. A link to the each application page can be found each project page.

Applicants are strongly recommended to contact and discuss a project with a lead supervisor prior to application.

As well as applying directly to a university, applicants should also send a single pdf file to containing the following: (1) a CV in the EuroPass format (with a list of publications and at least two contacts for reference) (2) a statement expressing their research interest and plans, and (3) the desired project(s) and name(s) of the host institution (e.g. “Kent” and “ESR1”).