The Regional Ministry for Education of Comunidad de Madrid will offer 10 fellowships for specialists on advanced research in biomedical imaging. This call is part of M + VISION, a program in collaboration of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT ) and co-funded by the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Union.
Initially, the fellowship lasts for 12 months that can be prolonged with a 24-month contract, provided that there is a host organisation (university, research centre, hospital or firm) based in Madrid that hires the researchers during the second and third year. Host organizations will have a co-financing of up to 57% for the researchers´s costs.
The economic support consists of:
- Fellowship (first year): 43,000 € / year
- Employment contract (second and third year): € 65,000 / year (Employer cost, including social security charges)
- Research costs: 2.300 € / year
- Travel costs: 3.300 € / year
There are two types of fellowships depending on the type of mobility that they include:
- Incoming modality (7 fellowships): the three years of fellowship take place in Spain.
- Outgoing modality (3 fellowships): the first two years of fellowship take place in the United States and the third year in Spain.
Who can apply for a fellowship?
- Researchers in possession of a doctoral degree or with at least four years of research experience FTE
- That submit a research project idea
- That wish to develop their research project in a Spanish host organization
- That meet the mobility requirements for the selected fellowship modality:
- Incoming modality: at the time of the application, the applicant must not have resided or carried out his/her main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Spain for more than twelve months in the last three years immediately prior to the call deadline.
- Outgoing modality: at the time of the application the applicant must be resident in Spain and must not have resided or carried out his/her main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the United States for more than twelve months in the three years immediately prior to the call deadline.
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