On May 24th 2016, the Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele in the framework of the International Postdoctoral Programme launched a competitive call for the assignment of 2 fellowships (a two-years assegno di ricerca – in compliance with Law 240/2012, art. 22) for the duration of 24 months.
We received 20 applications with all eligibility criteria.
The selection was performed by the evaluating committee, composed by the IPPC members
The first phase of selection was based on candidate’s qualification such as: a) education; b) scientific publications; c) research experience; d) reference letters; e) research interests; f) awards. The first phase selection resulted in the invitation of the top 8 applicants to the second stage where nominees were asked to submit a research project and to give a public seminar.
All candidates accessing to the second selection phase were evaluated according to: a) originality of the project; b) feasibility of the project, c) relevance of the project; d) clarity, design and organisation of the project. At the end of a very competitive procedure, the Evaluating Committee decided to award the 2 available positions to the best candidates.
The information provided above is currently valid for the 2013 and 2014 COFUND programme through the INVEST project.
Nov. 5th, 2014