Jobs and Training

Our group offers research and training opportunities in a multidisciplinary environment having as common denominator the understanding of microbial life in a broad sense and its applications. Job opportunities and fellowships are available at a variety of levels, including undergraduates, graduates and PhD students, postdoctoral and senior positions, as well as to collaborate in different projects and initiatives. Opportunities are often available and we can arrange and/or apply for grants to obtain additional funding for outstanding candidates and joint projects.

If you are interested to carry out high quality research with us, please, let us know. For those searching for a position or fellowship, please, attach your CV in your contact letter. For information and letters of interest, visit our contact us section or send us an e-mail message.

Marie Curie researcher. The Marie Curie - Individual Fellowship program offers opportunities for researchers to participate in the research of a host institute where they can both learn new perspectives and methodologies as well as introduce important knowledge at the hosting center. Information on this call can be found at the Marie Curie - Individual Fellowship call page. Dynamic and innovative researchers are encouraged to apply for a Marie Curie - Individual Fellowship to develop a research project with our group at IRNAS-CSIC. For information and to discuss on a research project, please, contact us.

FPU (predoctoral fellowships). Opportunity for a four-year predoctoral fellowship from the Spanish Ministry of Education. A new call is opened every year. Consider to get involved in our research through this fellowship and work towards your PhD degree. Please, contact us.

JAE-INTRO. A program from CSIC to finance a two month research period in a CSIC institute for students involved in a Master course. Please, consider our team to carry out innovative, state-of-the-art research. For information and application aid, please, contact us.

ComFuturo. A new CSIC program to finance a postdoctoral project including a contract for a three year-period. For more information check the program webside or contact us.

Postdoctoral grants. AXA calls. (Last deadline November 2014; expected a new call by the end of 2015). Opportunity for a two-year postdoctoral contract. The PhD degree must have been obtained less than 5 years ago. Please, contact us. Citizens from the following countries were elegible last year: European Union member states and Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Bahrain, Belarus, Brazil, China, Croatia, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Malaysia, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Norway, Oman, the State of Qatar, Philippines, the Republic of Macedonia, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Arab Emirates, Vietnam.

Expected call. Opportunity for a two-years predoctoral fellowship in computing and metagenomics. Please, contact us for an opportunity to obtain a two-years fellowship to carry out a doctorate in metagenomics and bioinformatics. The candidate should have completed a one-year portion of a PhD program (for Spanish candidates the DEA requirements).

Opened call. Opportunity for a two-year postdoctoral contract through the Juan de la Cierva program or for a five-year position through the Ramon y Cajal program. For more information contact us.

PhD fellowships La Caixa. Opportunity for a three-year fellowship to carry out a doctorate with our group funded by La Caixa. Only for Spanish candidates. Deadline: February 27th, 2018. For more information contact us.

Expected call. Opportunities are offered each year for permanent positions at CSIC. A number of positions are offered every year at CSIC on selected topics. Check the offerts annually. For more information contact us.

Future positions and opportunities. Please, contact us if you are interested in possible positions or research opportunities in the future. Send us an email with your interests and qualifications and we will go back to you if we are aware of opportunities fitting your needs.

IRNAS-CSIC, Avda. Reina Mercedes 10, 41012-Sevilla, Spain
Tel. +34 95 462 4711 (ext. 146); Fax +34 95 462 4002
E-mail: jmgrau@irnase.csic.es