INPhINIT “la Caixa” Doctoral Fellowships Programme

INPhINIT  “la Caixa” Doctoral Fellowships ProgrammeINPhINIT “la Caixa” Doctoral Fellowships Programme

INPhINIT is an International PhD Fellowships Programme funded by "la Caixa" and devoted to attracting international early-stage researchers to top Spanish and Portuguese research centres. Sponsored by ”la Caixa” Foundation, it is aimed at supporting the best scientific talent and fostering innovative and high-quality research in Spain and Portugal by recruiting outstanding international students and offering them an attractive and competitive environment for conducting research of excellence.  The programme is divided into two different frames:

Doctorate INPhINIT Incoming: This frame is addressed exclusively to STEM disciplines: life sciences and health, experimental sciences, physics, chemistry and mathematics. Candidates must not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the call deadline. More information about the programme, the eligibility criteria and the application process can be found here

Check out the 10 CRG projects offered within this frame and  APPLY HERE:

Deadline for submitting applications 4 February, 2021.

BÖKE Lab - Project: Metabolism of dormant oocytes

COSMA Lab - Project: Studying reprogramming of Muller glia cells to regenerate human retina

DE LA LUNA Lab - Project: Investigating the molecular basis of the DYRK1A haploinsufficiency syndrome

GEBAUER Lab -  Project: Dissecting the functions of CSDE1 in cancer

GUIGÓ Lab - Project: High quality gene annotation in eukaryoes

IRIMIA Lab - Project: Origin of endocrine pancreas by partial recruitment of gene regulatory programs

RUPRECTH Lab - Project: Molecular and biophysical mechanisms of innate immunity and phagocytic dynamics in early vertebrate development

SEBÉ-PEDRÓS Lab - Project: Evolutionary modeling of cell type gene regulatory networks using single cell genomics

SERRANO Lab - Project: Exploring alternative splicing for the discovery of anti-cancer drug targets

SURREY Lab - Project: Reverse engineering the cytoskeleton in a crowded environment

Doctorate INPhINIT Retaining: This frame is addressed to any discipline and any university or research center in Spain or Portugal.  Candidates must  have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) in Spain for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to the call deadline. More information about the programme, the eligibility criteria and the application process can be found here 

All the CRG labs are open to host candidates through the Retaining frame.  APPLY HERE:

Deadline for submitting applications 25 February, 2021.