MEDEA is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks (ITN-ETN) funded in the framework of the HORIZON 2020 program. The main objective of the MEDEA proposal is to create a platform where Early Stage Researchers will receive an inter-disciplinary and inter-sectoral comprehensive research training in one of the major field of Photonics that will be contributed by leading universities and research centers, and by key-player companies in the development and commercialization of state-of-the-art ultrafast laser sources and detection systems.
Applicants shall, at the time of recruitment by the host organisation, be in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of their research careers and not yet have been awarded a doctoral degree.
Applicants can be of any nationality. They are required to undertake transnational mobility (i.e. move from one country to another) when taking up their appointment. At the time of recruitment by the host beneficiary, researchers must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of their host beneciary for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the reference date. Applications from female candidates are strongly encouraged.
The gross amount salary will be composed by a monthly living allowance: (€ 3,110 / month adjusted through the application of a correction coecient for the cost of living of the hosting country) and a mobility allowance (€ 600 / month). Depending on the researcher’s
family situation at the recruitment date also a family allowance (€ 500 / month) could be paid.