Detall de la convocatòria


Objectiu de la convocatòria
The European Association for the Study of the Liver is a major European Association with international influence dedicated to the liver and liver disease. EASL has over 4,000 members from all over the world and provides an annual platform, The International Liver Congress™, for 11,000 liver experts to meet and discuss latest scientific research.

This competitive PhD student Research Fellowship programme is directed at young graduates who want to achieve a PhD degree in the field of basic, translational or clinical Hepatology. The programme is open to Europeans and Non-Europeans who wish to conduct a PhD thesis at a European center. Applicants must hold a M.Sc. or M.D. or equivalent degree of eligibility to access a PhD studentship or be expected to receive this within the next 6 months.
Lloc de presentació
El personal de l'IMIM i PSMAR que necessiteu més informació adreceu-vos a:
Servei de Recerca. C/ Doctor Aiguader, 88. 08003 Barcelona. Tel.: 93.316.04.00.
Carol Barnwell, Ext.: 1670
Marta López, Ext.: 1576
Convocatòria (URL)
  • Candidates must be active EASL members or have applied for membership at the time of the application;
  • Applicant must not hold a permanent position;
  • Applicants must hold a M.Sc. or M.D. or equivalent degree of eligibility to access a PhD studentship or be expected to receive this within the next 6 months.
  • The Hosting Institution must be in Europe;
  • The Hosting Institution must be different from the Home Institution and located in a different European country;
  • Once the PhD fellowship is awarded, the hosting institution must offer a structured PhD training programme;
  • No more than 1 application per hosting and home institution will be considered each year;
  • The research supervisor(s) in the hosting institution must be EASL member(s) but must not be member(s) of the EASL Governing Board.
  • No restriction on the applicant's nationality; Age limit for applicants is 35 years.
  • Dotació
    40,000 EUR per year paid directly to the Hosting Institution, providing support for basic salary. The Salary Contribution may also cover part of the research expenses, depending on the salary determined by the Host Institution, and detailed in the fellowship application.
    Mobility allowance, 500 EUR per month
    Family allowance, 500 EUR per month.
    3 years full-time (no extension possible)
    The application should include:
  • A detailed research proposal identifying an important research question and the plan to achieve the aims (max. 4 pages)
  • A detailed CV (Max. 2 pages)
  • 2 reference letters (including one from the candidate’s senior mentor at the home institution)
  • An official letter signed by the candidate’s supervisor at the hosting institution including the following:
    - A statement detailing how much of the design and research work will be done by the candidate,
    - A statement confirming that the object of the research programme is unpublished (as defined by not having appeared on PubMed) by the closing date for award submissions
    - A confirmation that the Hosting Institution will appoint the candidate under a PhD fellowship scheme, if the fellowship is granted.
    - A confirmation that the candidate is, or has applied to become, a member of the EASL.
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