Call 3/2010-1 - PhD Fellowships 2010

25 May 2010 - Expires: 18 June 2010

WE ARE OFFERING

Four-year PhD fellowships to carry out a PhD thesis within a growing technological center, in a young and dynamic atmosphere. The initial salary is 14.400 €/year and, additionally, the fellowship also covers the fees of the PhD courses to be taken by the candidate. From the second year on and upon completion of the PhD courses, the fellowships turn into regular work contracts with a salary of 16.980 € /year (gross) during the second year and of 18.180 € /year (gross) during the third and fourth years. Every year the gross salary is potentially extensible by a lump sum bonus of up to 1200 €/year.

WE ARE LOOKING FOR

People with a MS degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering, Telecommunications, Computer Science or related fields, with a good academic record, strong motivation for research and interest or knowledge in topics such as (but not limited to): packet scheduling and MAC/RRM techniques for wireless communications, cognitive radio, cognitive networks, multi-carrier systems, MIMO communications, channel and network coding, cooperative communications, wireless sensor networks, design of microwave devices, positioning systems, signal acquisition/synchronization, management and control in ASON/DWDM optical networks, routing, traffic engineering, QoS and mobility, self-organisation and measurements in cellular, wireless mesh networks, smart grid, machine to machine communications, etc.

Applications must be received before June 18, 2010, including the following documents: (1) curriculum vitae, indicating research preferences as well as the title of the Master Thesis, and (2) scanned copy of the official degrees and of the complete academic record (of both undergraduate and postgraduate studies, if it is the case).

PhD Fellowship Program 2010

Program Rules