Within the framework of a FP7 program (Marie Curie Action), the University of Liege (ULg) invites applications for incoming fellowships for outstanding postdoctoral researchers. The appointment must start between 1/10/2014 and 31/12/2014. The duration of the fellowships is 24 months.
Proposals are particularly welcome in one of the following topics, but the research project may also cover any other topic in the fields of hydrology, fluvial hydraulics or hydraulic engineering:
sediment transport, morphodynamic modelling and reservoir sedimentation,
weirs, spillways and dissipation structures,
continuous rainfall-runoff modelling and high resolution flood risk analysis,
adaptation to the hydrological impacts of climate change
The fellows will be offered a salary (approx. € 2,100 net per month), a research-travel-mobility allowance as well as soft skills training to develop their skills and independence as research leaders.
The University of Liege will provide a personalised relocation service for each fellow as well as to his/ her family. According to The Scientist (2009), the University of Liege was ranked 9th best place in the world to do a post-doc.
The selection will be performed by the University Research Council, based solely on scientific excellence of the candidate and the project, including the number and impact of scientific publications of the applicant.
For applications, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org asap and no later than 31 January 2014, including:
curriculum vitae and list of publications
short summary of research project (0.5 page)
a brief motivation letter