Positions

The CCQED network funded 12 Early Stage Researchers (PhD positions) for 3 years and 2 Experienced Researchers (Postdoctoral positions) for 2 years. The list of available positions is given below, with links to a detailed description of each. The positions are also advertised on the EURAXESS website, the Nature Publishing Group as well as other recruitment portals.

List of filled positions.

All CCQED positions are funded by the EU FP7 Marie Curie Actions and thus subject to the Marie Curie benefits and eligibility criteria. CCQED is committed to hire more than 40% of women with appropriate qualifications.

Marie Curie Actions benefits:

Marie Curie Fellows enjoy benefits of full time contract, full social security, health insurance,pension, parental leave etc. Competitive monthly living and mobility allowance, yearly travel allowance, a career exploratory allowance, and coverage of the expenses related to your participation in research and training activities (contribution to research-related costs, meetings, conference attendance, training actions, etc.). More information can be found here.

CCQED Network benefits:

Fellows were an integrant part of 10 research centres and 3 companies representing the cutting edge of research in the quantum electrodynamics of fundamental systems in Europe. The network received outstanding ranking and is committed to provide you with the best development of your career in academia or in the private sector. This includes tight interactions with the partners of the consortium as well as the participation to conferences and network meetings.

Marie Curie Actions Eligibility Criteria :

Early Stage Researchers  (PhD): The applicant will be required to satisfy the eligibility criteria for Marie Curie ESRs: At the time of selection by the host organisation, Early Stage Researchers have not yet been awarded the doctorate degree and are in the first 4 years (full-time equivalent) of their research careers. This includes the period of research training, starting at the date of obtaining the degree which would formally entitle them to embark on a doctorate either in the country in which the degree was obtained or in the country in which the initial training activities are provided, irrespective whether or not a doctorate is envisaged. The researcher may not have resided or carried out his/her main activity in the country of the host institution for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to his/her appointment. Short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.

Experienced Researchers (Postdocs): The applicant will be required to satisfy the eligibility criteria for Marie Curie ERs: At the time of selection by the host organisation, Experienced Researchers are: 1) in the first 5 years (full-time equivalent) of their research careers and 2) already in possession of a doctoral degree, independently of the time taken to acquire it or 3) having at least 4 years of research experience (full-time equivalent) after obtaining the degree which formally allows them to embark on a doctorate in the country in which the degree/diploma was obtained or in the country where the initial training activities are provided. The researcher may not have resided or carried out his/her main activity in the country of the host institution for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to his/her appointment. Short stays such as holidays are not taken into account.