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Marie Sklodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships

Get funding for a world class research/training/transfer of knowledge experience at Aston University - apply for a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship.

Eligible Researchers

  • Researchers shall be in possession of a doctoral degree or have at least four years of full-time equivalent research experience.
  • At the time of the deadline for submission, they shall not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc) in the country of their host organisation (i.e., UK) for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to their application

Preferred Researcher Profile

    Experience suggests that successful researcher have strong CVs, with 10+ strong publications (high-ranking, international   
    journals) and a good range of experience (teaching, industry/non-academic, PhD supervision).

The Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowships enable eligible applicants to come to Aston University for a period of 12 to 24 months; the aims are to undertake world class research, undertake career development, and transfer knowledge. If you have the time, read the Guide for Applicants, it will enable you to fully appreciate the aims and objectives of the scheme. *

If this opportunity sounds interesting to you, follow the 3 steps below:

  1. Identify a potential project theme -  take a look at Astons research expertise - http://www.aston.ac.uk/research/groups/
  2. Identify a potential Aston host - you will need to make this selection based on your expertise, and your intended project – be ambitious…think multi-disciplinary, think inter-sectoral…use this opportunity to significantly boost your career

Once you are satisfied that you have a potentially novel, complimentary theme for a research project;

3.       Send a description of your potential theme, your identified Aston host, and a description of the potential project (please keep the description to no more than 250 words), accompanied by your full academic CV,  to:  p.r.knobbs@aston.ac.uk

See HERE for current calls: