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Junior Postdoctoral Fellowships at the Institute of Space Sciences.

Institute of Space Sciences.
Fecha inicio solicitud: 
Mié, 28/07/2021
Fecha límite solicitud: 
Sáb, 30/10/2021


The Institute of Space Sciences (, in Barcelona, is offering two Junior Postdoctoral Fellowships.

Candidates should be within 2 years after the Ph.D., excluding maternity/paternity leaves.

The appointments are for 2 years. The fellow is expected to develop her/his independent research and to interact with one or more of the research lines within the Institute. 

Mobility rule: candidates should not be affiliated to the Institute of Space Sciences nor have carried out her/his Ph.D. or initial postdoc at the Institute.

To apply, interested persons should send (to the contact below and with subject Junior Postdoc 2021)

  • - Curriculum vitae
  • - Full publications list (For candidates working within large collaborations, please distinguish those in which you have done a substantial contribution, and explain which was it.)
  • - A minimum of 2 reference letters (to be sent separately by email to the address below)
  • - A research statement (maximum 3 pages)

The research statement should include commentary on the appropriateness of developing your research line at the Institute, how this can positively impact on your career and the prospects you see for collaboration with the established groups here.

Email applications are welcomed. Positions will be open until filled, but initial screening will start on October 30th  and a decision is expected before the end of the year. Starting date during 2022 is flexible, but sooner dates are preferred.

The Institute of Space Sciences is an institute of the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), and is affiliated with the Institut d’Estudis Espacials de Catalunya (IEEC).

Noemí Cortés
Assistant to the Director
Institute of Space Sciences