Sezione di Firenze – Structural aspects of quantum field theory

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  • Italy
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INFN - Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare

13 Sep 2023
Job Information

INFN – Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare
Research Field
Researcher Profile
Recognised Researcher (R2)
Leading Researcher (R4)
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Established Researcher (R3)
Application Deadline
10 Nov 2023 – 23:59 (UTC)
Type of Contract
To be defined
Job Status
Not Applicable
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?
Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

Offer Description

Announcement n. 25864
The 2024/2025 INFN Research Grant Program offers 15 (fifteen) positions for research activity in Theoretical Physics.
The research topics of the 15 Research Grants and the corresponding INFN sites are listed in Annex 1. Each candidate
may apply up to a maximum of two Research Grants.
Each Research Grant is initially issued for one year and may be extended for a second year.

Additional Information

  • Employment contract with full social security: no
  • Total amount per fellowship per year: 31308
  • Currency: Euro
  • Covers salary: yes
  • Covers travel and subsistence: no
  • Covers research costs: no
  • Covers other costs: In order to promote the mobility of researchers, the winners of the scientific research grants who have obtained the
    Ph.D. in a Province or Metropolitan City other than that where their research grant is seated, will receive an additional
    economic incentive of €5.000,00 gross year for each year the contract is in force, provided that they are not resident
    or have not had the residence or scholarships or other research grants paid by the INFN or other scientific institutions
    in the three years prior to the signing of the contract in the Province or Metropolitan City of the destination.
    This condition is verified at the starting of the activity.
  • Maximum duration of fellowship: 12

Eligibility criteria

Eligible candidates may be:
• Non-Italian citizens, or
• Italian citizens who, at the submission deadline, hold a position in a foreign institution and have been
continuously abroad for at least three years.Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree (or an equivalent qualification), obtained no more than eight years prior to the
call deadline, i.e. on or after November 10th, 2015.Candidates who are preparing their doctoral thesis are eligible to apply; however they must have obtained their Ph.D.
degree by November 1st, 2024 or in any case before taking up their appointment with INFN.

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:


Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:


Selection process

The selection of the candidates will be based on:
1) the candidate’s scientific quality, as shown by his/her CV and his/her track record of results achieved;
2) quality and relevance of the submitted scientific publications to be evaluated taking into account the specific
research area and the candidate’s career stage;
3) qualification of the candidate as attested in the submitted reference letters;
4) matching of the candidate’s scientific experience and qualifications with the research topic of the Grant.
For each Research Grant consideration will be given to candidates working in the corresponding specific research
topic; however candidates working in other subjects may be also considered.
At the end of the selection process, the results of the selection will be published at INFN website (Job Opportunities
– Details of the announcement)o

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