Positions and Funding
The number of available positions is available in the Call for the Application.
Full-time financial support is provided for every student we admit.
The maintenance of the status of PhD Student and the renewal of the doctoral fellowship depend on the positive result of an annual examination of the scientific progress.
For the a.y. 2021/2022 there are 6 position with fellowship (annual gross wage, before-tax, of € 18,000) and 1 position without fellowship but the student will be funded by the hosting laboratory.
Annual research expenses (bench costs) are covered by the hosting laboratories.
During the second and third year, all students receive additional funds (1.800 euros/year) to support participation to meetings and workshops. International collaborations are encouraged; if students move abroad to integrate the research activities of their projects, the scholarship is increased by half of the wage (for a period up to 8 months).