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MSCA Horizon 2020 Neuro-Innovation PhD programme


MSCA is now inviting applications for one fully funded 4-year Doctoral Researcher (Ph.D. Student) position in the EU-funded Marie Skłodowska-Curie Cofund Doctoral Programme project Neuro-Innovation: Research and innovation for brain health throughout life. The position at the Department of Applied Physics, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland, will start earliest in May 2023.


  • An interesting position in an international, creative, and engaging university community

  • The possibility of flexible multi-location work

  • Staff benefits of the UEF, including comprehensive occupational health care, versatile staff training opportunities, affordable campus restaurant lunches, and sports services

  • An international university city surrounded by a pristine lake area with affordable housing


  • hold a Master’s Degree or a Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent degree) that includes a research thesis (or equivalent) and entitles to Ph.D. studies in the country where the degree was issued in Neuroscience, Applied Physics, Biomedical Engineering, Applied Mathematics or in another related relevant field

  • should not hold a doctorate or PhD

  • should have less than 4 years of research experience after graduation (Master’s Degree or equivalent based on which you are applying for this position) by January 31, 2023

  • excellent command of the English language

  • must not have resided or carried out one’s main activity (work, studies) in Finland for more than 12 months in the immediately preceding 3 years on January 31, 2023


  • January 31, 2023

Click here for more details.


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