Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (03/05/2014 03.02)

Gran Sasso Science Institute Phd Call 2014-2015

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The Gran Sasso Science Institute is an international PhD school and a center for research and higher education.

The PhD program is organized in the scientific areas of physics, mathematics and computer science and social sciences.

The PhD degree will be released jointly with prestigious educational institutions such as the post-graduate School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) of Trieste (Physics and Mathematics), the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna of Pisa (Social Sciences) and the Institute for advanced studies Institutions Markets Technologies (IMT) of Lucca (Computer Science).

The official language of the PhD programs is english.

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Research Fields

Computer science

Eligibility criteria

Applicants are evaluated by the selection committee of the program they applied for on the basis of their prior performance and professional promise, as evidenced by their academic record and any other pertinent data they submit.

Candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their academic background, skills and scientific value with reference to the subjects of the PhD program, and their general aptitudes to research. The selection committee will also assess the relevance of any publication, the suitability of the candidates CV, the reference letters and any additional special qualifications, educational activities and/or participation in research groups or projects.

Selection process

The selection procedure will be carried out in two phases:

- assessment of all applications admitted through the online procedure, with the publication on the GSSI website of the shortlist of the candidates admitted to the interview;

- interview in english.

Programme Description
Number of awards per year40
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsAll
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
Website of Fellowship Programme
Fellowship's Details
Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Maximum duration of fellowship36
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare

Public research
Frascati (Roma) - Italy