14 PhD fellowships for the "Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Science" graduate program in Rome

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Publish Date: 
Thursday, April 22, 2021
Archive Date: 
Thursday, May 20, 2021
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
University of Rome "Tor Vergata" - University of Rome "Sapienza" - National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF)
Department Name: 
University Physics Departments, INAF Research Labs
City: 
Rome
State/Province: 
Rome
Country: 
Italy
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

14 PhD fellowships for the "Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Science" graduate program in Rome / Italy
The University of Rome "Tor Vergata", the University of Rome "Sapienza" and the National Institute for Astrophysics-INAF support the joint PhD program in "Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Science"-AASS (http://dottorati.uniroma2.it/astronomy-astrophysics-and-space-science_c104.aspx). The goal of the AASS program is the formation of early young researchers at a highly competitive international level. The PhD program covers, in both their theoretical and observational aspects, almost all the topics of modern Astrophysics and Space Science: Solar Physics, Solar and Exoplanetary Systems, Stellar and Interstellar Physics, Galaxy Formation and Evolution, Extragalactic Astrophysics, Gravitation and Astroparticle Physics, Cosmology, Space Sciences. PhD Students will have the opportunity to access all the facilities at Tor Vergata, Sapienza and INAF. The successful candidates will have the opportunity to select one thesis topic among many available (Proposed Thesis Topics) and work in the stimulating environment of the Rome area, where many other astrophysics and physics research institutions are active. Standard Italian PhD fellowships (a net salary of €1.132,00 per month) will be assigned. An additional contribution for accommodation costs of €200,00 per month will be awarded to foreign students, according to their ranking at the end of the admission procedure. PhD students will have mobility funds for national and international collaborations. To apply to the AASS program, follow the instructions available at the link http://dottorati.uniroma2.it/news.aspx?id_news=2. The deadline for applications is  May 17th (23:59 CEST). The selection will be done after an on-line interview and it will end before the Summer. Detailed info about the selection procedure will be communicated to the applicants after the deadline of the present call.

Included Benefits: 

As mentioned in the Job Announcement Text, foreingner students will be awarded with a contribution of €200,00 per month for accommodation costs, according to their ranking at the end of the admission procedure.

Application Deadline: 
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Attention To: 
Prof. Nicola Vittorio
Title: 
Full Professor
Institution/Company: 
University of Rome "Tor Vergata"
Department Name: 
Physics Dept.
Street Line 1: 
Via della Ricerca Scientifica 1
City: 
Rome
State/Province: 
Rome
Zip/Postal Code: 
00133
Country: 
Italy
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Prof. Nicola Vittorio
Subject: 
AASS PhD program - XXXVII Cycle
Email: 
nicola.vittorio@uniroma2.it, giordano.amicucci@uniroma2.it