Opportunities

Call open
Deadline for candidacies: 9 September 2020

IRB Barcelona is offering up to 5 PhD fellowships for young scientists from the national and international community who wish to undertake a doctoral degree in biomedicine. We encourage applications from highly motivated graduates with outstanding qualifications in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, physics, pharmacology, computational biology or related fields. Successful candidates will join research groups headed by top-level scientists and will carry out their research in cutting-edge fields of biomedicine in a stimulating environment.

For this call the following grants will be offered:

  • Up to 5 fellowships associated with the “Contratos Predoctorales para la Formación de Doctores (FPI)” 2020 call assigned to the Severo Ochoa Accreditation funded by the “Ministerio de Ciencia, Innovación y Universidades (MICIU)”. (Herein referred to as Severo Ochoa Grants).

The Severo Ochoa Grants will be regulated by the MICIU call, following the conditions of this government agency.

Call closed
Deadline for applications: "Incoming" (4 February), "Retaining" (26 February)

INPhINIT is a doctoral fellowship programme devoted to attracting international Early-Stage Researchers to the top Spanish research centres in the areas of Bio and Heath Sciences, Physics, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

Call closed
Deadline for applications: 12 February 2020 at 15:00h (CET)

For the 2020-2021 academic year, IRB Barcelona is offering up to 8 PhD fellowships for young scientists from the national and international community who wish to undertake a doctoral degree in biomedicine. We encourage applications from highly motivated graduates with outstanding qualifications in biology, biochemistry, physics, pharmacology, computational biology or related fields. Successful candidates will join research groups headed by top-level scientists and will carry out their research in cutting-edge fields of biomedicine in a stimulating environment.

For this call the following grants will be offered:

  • Up to 8 fellowships associated with the “Proyectos I+D Excelencia/Retos” 2018 Call
    funded by MINECO (herein referred to as FPI-project Grants).
Call closed
Deadline for candidacies 25 February 2016 at 15:00h (CET)

Since 1982, the “la Caixa” Foundation has offered several fellowship programmes aimed at allowing Spanish students to undertake postgraduate studies in Spain and abroad. Over the years, thousands of students have advanced their training thanks to a “la Caixa” Foundation fellowship. Furthermore, fellowships will be offered funded by the MINECO (Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad), as “Contratos predoctorales Severo-Ochoa para la Formación de doctores” and the IRB Barcelona.

Call closed

Training is a way of life at IRB Barcelona. When young scientists come to IRB Barcelona, they know they will be entering into a world of opportunity where they can do their research and training in a unique international and multidisciplinary setting.

Call closed

Predoctoral positions available in the "Contratos predoctorales para la formación de doctores" call (FPI 2014)

(Formerly FPI predoctoral fellowships)