PhD positions in Supermassive Black Holes formation and evolution

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Pre-doctoral/Graduate Positions
Institution Classification/Type: 
Multiple research centers across Europe - PI institution: University of Southampton
Department Name: 
Physics and Astronomy
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University of Southampton
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Highfield Campus
SO17 1BJ
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Job Announcement Text: 

13 PhD positions in 10 institutions across 7 countries are available to work on the field of Supermassive black holes formation and evolution and galaxies-AGN co-evolution. The positions are available as part of “Big Data applications for Black-hole Evolution STudies (BiD4BEST)”, a H2020 Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (MSCA-ITN-ETN) that offers an innovative and intersectoral research training programme in one of the most visible areas of astrophysical research. The training will involve carefully designed  industry secondments, mixed doctoral supervisory committees between academia and industry, as well as coordinated events across the network, as well as network-wide courses on astrophysics and transferable skills.

Deadlines for applications are between March 1st and April 1st 2020. Look at the individual job posts for the precise deadline.

For a full list of project, links to individual adverts and eligibility criteria, see:

And for more information on the Network, see:

Application deadline

Deadlines for applications between March 1st and April 1st 202

Included Benefits: 

All positions offer competitive salaries, family allowance and travel funds

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Thursday, April 30, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Francesco Shankar
AAS advert query - BiD4BEST Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellows ITN