The International Centre for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE) is a research centre, created in 1987 by consortium between the Catalan Government and the Technical University of Catalunya, devoted to the development and application of numerical methods to a wide range of areas in engineering. CIMNE has been selected as a Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence for the period 2019-2023.
This is the highest level of recognition of excellence and leadership awarded to a research centre in Spain.
CIMNE is offering a research position that will be funded by the Severo Ochoa Programme.
Number of places: 1
Category: PhD (PHD3)
Salary (gross): 16.167,91 EUR
Weekly working hours: Full time
Duration: 3 years
Functions to be developed:
CIMNE is looking for a PhD Researcher to be part of the Research and Technical Development (RTD) Group CENIT-Innovation in Multimodal Transport. Since its creation in 2001, CENIT has strived to provide cutting edge research and technology solutions to both the public and private sectors while providing thought leadership through contributions to scientific and academic journals as well as global events. The work areas include Urban Mobility, Port logistics and Maritime Transport, and Transport Infrastructure Management with an emphasis on transport economics, operations research, travel behavior, sustainability, transport policy, demand analysis, and ICT.
The functions assigned to the candidate will be:
A degree from a non-European Higher Education Area university that gives access to MSc studies in transportation, civil or industrial engineering or economics. To be eligible for the scholarship grant the applicants have to be formally enrolled to a doctoral program or meet the conditions to be enrolled to a doctoral program at the moment of the recruiting.
Other valued skills:
The requirements and merits will be evaluated with a maximum mark of 100 points. Such maximum mark will be obtained by summing up the points obtained in the following items:
How to apply:
Candidates must complete the "Application Form", indicating the reference of the vacancy and attaching the following documents:
The deadline for registration to the offer ends on January 31, 2020 at 12:00 noon.
Applications will be reviewed by CIMNE Severo Ochoa selection committee. The shortlisted candidates may be called for an interview and must send to firstname.lastname@example.org all the proving documentation of the requirements and merits, if not already submitted during the application phase.
CIMNE is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or any other basis protected by applicable state or local law.
CIMNE has been awarded the HRS4R label.