Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (USPC) will offer exceptionally competitive PhD contracts, to worldwide applicants from everywhere throughout the world, in 2017 by means of the INSPIRE (INterdiSciPlinarity and perfection for doctoral preparing of International REsearchers in Paris) program.
Application Deadline: ninth January 2017
Qualified Countries: International
To be taken at (University): Eligible Doctoral Schools subsidiary with USPC, France.
Competitors may apply for an INSPIRE PhD contract in any learning with the support of an exploration amass partnered with one of the eight post-advanced education organizations of USPC: Sorbonne Nouvelle 3 – Paris , Paris Descartes University , University Paris Diderot , Paris 13 University , EHESP , INALCO , IPGP and Sciences Po. Inquire about gatherings in CNRS, INED, INRIA, INSERM and IRD research centers partnered with one of the eight establishments recorded above are likewise qualified to bolster a possibility for an INSPIRE association.
Qualified Field of Study:
Sociologies and Humanities
Physical Sciences and Engineering
About the Award:
Comprising more than 10,000 educators and specialists from its eight advanced education institutions* and five research institutes**, USPC offers an exploration escalated college environment. Every year, around 1100, out of more than 6000, doctoral applicants guard their PhD postulations, relating to around 10% of the yearly doctoral companion in France. Under the support of INSPIRE, USPC means to enroll doctoral hopefuls of the most elevated gauge to join its exploration gatherings and upgrade the standing and perceivability of its Graduate Schools, and of the University, at a worldwide level.
The three-year PhD partnerships will be granted through an entirely justify-based determination prepare.
Consideration will be paid to equivalent open door issues concerning all parts of INSPIRE.
The profoundly focused presentation in 2016 brought about the enlistment of 29 INSPIRE doctoral colleagues over all orders. By and large, these 60 PhD partnerships, involving doctoral colleagues enrolled in 2016 and 2017, are co-financed by the European Union through the Horizon 2020 (H2020) Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action, COFUND and by USPC by means of the French Government’s Investissements d’avenir program.
Sort: PhD Research Fellowship
According to definition by the European Commission, as an Early Stage Researcher, you need got the degree which would formally qualify you for set out on a doctorate in France, close to four years before the begin date of the INSPIRE PhD contract.
The PhD contract will start on the first of September 2017. Thusly your Masters degree, or other equal recognition, ought to have been conceded on, or after, the second of September 2013, or ought to be allowed by the 31st of August 2017.
You should not be selected in a PhD program nor have *ever* been enlisted in one.
You should not as of now be in control of a PhD degree.
You will be solicited to sign a statement from respect authenticating the above.
2. Worldwide Requirements
ESRs should conform to the states of the EU-portability rule (approaching mobility): candidates must not have had their principal residence, or did their primary movement (work, studies and so forth.), in France for over 12 months amid the three years instantly preceding the due date for the call (12H on Monday the ninth of January 2017); mandatory national service in the nation of origin, and additionally short stays of not exactly a month, for example, occasions in France, are not considered.
To be specific, you shouldn’t have spent over 365 days in France between the tenth of January 2014 and the ninth of January 2017.
Stays in the nation of over a significant time span habitation are additionally constrained by the EU-versatility administer: applicants whose venture require huge time spent abroad are encouraged to contact the INSPIRE helpdesk [email protected] at the earliest opportunity.
You will be solicited to sign a statement from respect attesting to the above.
3. Accommodation measure
Every required data and documents should be submitted by means of the online portal by 17h on the ninth of January 2017.
Applications in SDVS and SET should be submitted in English. Applications in HALL and SS might be submitted in French or English.
Missing data will render the application invalid and void.
Candidates can apply to more than one research bunch at USPC – they need to illuminate the concerned thesis supervisors for this situation.
Thesis supervisors may introduce more than one candidate as long as they incorporate co-supervisors (“co-encadrant.e” or “co-tutelle”) in the application.
4. Research subject basis
The proposed research venture ought to be bolstered by the host research group gathering at USPC and ought not be avoided from EU subsidizing because of moral issues.
Number of Awardees: Not indicated
Estimation of Fellowship: These PhD associations are compensated over that of a standard French PhD contract with a gross month to month pay, including supervisor expenses, of ~€ 2,600. This compensation incorporates unemployment protection, work-site protection, and medical coverage and also an annuity arrange. After standard findings, this will add up to a net pay of ~ 1500 € (an average gross pay after derivation of business expenses is around 1900 €).
Span of Fellowship: 3 years
The most effective method to Apply: The online application stage is currently open and applicants may present their application material here: http://self.parisdescartes.fr/cgi-receptacle/WebObjects/Inspire.woa
All required data, and records, should be filled in or transferred by means of the application portal in English (HALL, SDVS, SET and SS) or in French (HALL and SS).
HALL: Humanités, Arts, Lettres et Langues/Humanities, Arts, Literature and Languages
SDVS: Sciences du Vivant et de la Santé/Life and Health Sciences
SET: Sciences Exactes et Technologie/Exact Sciences and Technology
SS: Sciences Sociales/Social Sciences
Visit Fellowship Webpage for other details
Grant Provider: European Union