Opportunities for doctoral and postdoctoral positions

Specific open positions 

General open positions

There may be other positions avalaible, which are are usually related to competitive grants that can be solicited at different times during the academic year.

We encourage motivated candidates with excellent academic credentials to send inquiries about possible open calls. We will provide information on the different possibilities and we will assist selected candidates in the application process for grants suited for their needs.

In case you are interested in those positions, please send us your application following the instructions here below. Since these positions depend on the availability of open calls for grants, we recommend contacting us well in advance of the ideal date you would like to start working with us.

Applications for Doctoral positions

Candidates must hold a BS or MS in Engineering, Mathematics, Physics or a related field, and they must have interest in the research topics of the laboratory. An outstanding academic record significantly increases your chances of obtaining a competitive fellowship.

The application must contain:

  1. A complete CV including education, a list of possible publications (if any), programming skills, language skills.
  2. A copy of academic transcripts (in English, French, German or Spanish), including the rank, if available.
  3. The names and contact information of up to three potential referees.
  4. A short (max one page) statement of purpose describing your research interests and the name of a potential advisor in the group.

Please send your application to contact.lacan@upc.edu with the keyword “PhD application” in the subject.

Applications for Postdoctoral positions

Candidates must hold (or are about to finish) a PhD in an area related to the research topics of the laboratory. A good publication record in peer review journals significantly increases your chances of obtaining a competitive fellowship.

The application must contain:

  1. A complete CV including education, list of publications, programming skills, language skills.
  2. Title of the PhD thesis, institution where it was carried out, name of the advisor(s), grade obtained.
  3. A copy of academic transcripts (in English, French, German or Spanish), including the rank, if available.
  4. The names and contact information of up to three potential referees.
  5. A short (max one page) statement of purpose describing your research interests.

Please send your application to contact.lacan@upc.edu with the keyword “Postdoc application” in the subject.