All candidates must comply with the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions eligibility requirements
please see page 58-60 on http://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/data/ref/h20
In summary, candidates:
- Must be within the first four years (full-time equivalent) of their research career
- Must not yet have been awarded a doctoral degree
- Must carry out trans-national mobility and not have resided or carried out their main activity (work, studies, etc.) within the host country for more than 12 months in the three years immediately prior to recruitment (short stays such as holidays are not taken into account).
Candidates must have a background in a numerate discipline such as Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or a closely related subject, together with a keen interest in areas including Physics, Geophysics, Mathematics, Statistics, Modelling, Forecasting, Electronics, Signal Processing, Geodesy, Surveying, Mapping, Navigation, Imaging, Data Management, Data Assimilation, Geo-informatics, Remote Sensing, and Telecommunications.An ability to publish research papers and to present work at seminars, workshops and conferences is required. Experience in IT and computer programming, as well as a willingness to travel and undertake fieldwork, are essential for these posts. Excellent communication and teamwork skills are also fundamental to the success of this project, which will include additional training that will equip the fellows for research careers in the modern academic world and prepare them for interaction with industry.