Predoctoral Research Contract at the ICCUB

Application deadline:

The ICCUB announces two predoctoral research contracts with a maximum duration of 6 months.

The contracts are directed to students who have completed their master in 2021, have the intention of starting a PhD thesis at the Institute of Cosmos Sciences and will be applying for PhD fellowships at the Institute.

Candidates can have any nationality and may have obtained their master
at any institution, but should be planning to do their doctorate at the
University of Barcelona.

Students who reside outside the European Union, please state so when emailing the Secretary of the ICCUB, so we can give you further information on how to obtain the necessary documentation for the contract.

Candidates should send their Curriculum Vitae, a letter of recommendation
from the potential thesis advisor at the UB, a research plan for their
doctoral thesis, and a plan for the fellowships they have applied and
plan to apply for, to The deadline for
applications is September 15th 2021. Contracts are planned to start on
October 1st.


The Institute of Cosmos Sciences is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Institute of Cosmos Sciences promotes a diverse and inclusive environment and welcomes applicants regardless of age, disability, gender, nationality, race, religion or sexual orientation. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minorities in the physical sciences to apply. For additional information please see the Diversity, equity and inclusion Commission.


If you have any doubts regarding the necessary documentation or the application process, please do not hesitate to contact us.