Individual Postdoctoral Research Fellowships at University of Trento in Italy, 2018



The, Center for Mind/Brain Sciences – CIMeC, the Department of Economics and Management – DEM and the School of International Studies – SIS at the University of Trento (Italy) are inviting applications for Marie Sklodowska – Curie Individual Fellowships at University of Trento in Italy.

The Marie Sklodowska Curie Action is a funding scheme that supports researcher’s mobility: Individual Fellowships – European Fellowships may last 12-24 months involve a research project, advanced training and knowledge exchange at the host institution (CIMeC).

About the University

The University of Trento is an Italian university located in Trento and nearby Rovereto. It has been able to achieve considerable results in didactics, research, and international relations according to CENSIS and the Italian Ministry of Education.

In the Qs World University Ranking 2015-2016, the University of Trento is at the tenth place among the Italian Universities present in the rankings, in the 431-440 zone. The good result is due to the high reputation held by the University of Trento on the international arena.

In the 2015-2016 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, the University of Trento placed 198th globally.


Postdoctoral Research


  • Competitive Salary
  • Mobility and Family allowances
  • A budget for research and training costs


  • International students are eligible to apply for this fellowship.
  • At the date of the call deadline (12 September 2018) the researcher must:

    1. Be in possession of a doctoral degree or have at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience.

    2. Have not resided or carried out his/her main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of their host organization (Italy) for more than 12 months in the three years immediately before the call deadline.

  • Potential candidates must be proficient in the English Language.

    Application Process

  • By April 20th, 2018 express your interest by sending to
    i) The Application Form duly filled in and signed (it must contain the 2 pages proposal description);
    ii) A motivation letter.

    iii) A CV (max. 2 pages plus a full list of publications).

    iv) A copy of the valid ID or passport of the applicant.

  • By May 10th, 2018 selected applicants will be notified and invited to prepare their full proposal in collaboration with a supervisor at CIMeC.
  • In the second half of May the University of Trento will offer a 2-day training session dedicated to Marie Sklodowska Curie Candidates with the possibility to discuss the details of the proposal and meet the supervisor.
  • By July 13th, 2018 a complete draft of the application has to be prepared.
  • By August 31st, 2018 the final version of the project must be ready otherwise CIMeC reserves the right to withdraw its support to the proposal

    April 20, 2018

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