What does this offer consist of?
We offer the successful applicant the opportunity to begin his/her career as doctor gaining experience of applied research in the areas of electric energy systems, smart electricity grids and electricity sector regulation.
He/she will work under the supervision of members of the academic or research staff of IIT (Institute for Research in Technology), participating actively in the Institute’s daily life (workshops, technical meetings, paper writing…) and playing a major role in the RDI projects we develop for leading companies and public administrations in various industrial sectors.
What is the IIT?
The IIT is a research centre that was founded more than 25 years ago and forms part of the School of Engineering (ICAI) of the Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Madrid. Enjoying internationally recognised prestige, it has a staff of 100 (teachers, researchers and support staff) who work in a number of areas.
What are the conditions?
The postdoctoral stay offered lasts one year and could be extended for a second year if objectives are adequately fulfilled during the first one. The salary will be at the level of that of graduates with some years of experience at a company in the industrial, electrical or rail sectors (33500 euros/year, gross salary).
Who will be the successful candidate?
Preference will be given to applicants who have recently obtained his/her doctoral degree, with experience in the mentioned technical areas and with a good level of English. We also value publications of the candidate in international journals included in JCR, and good academic curriculum. We are looking for people who are keen to deal with problems requiring innovative solutions, who offer teamwork skills, and who have the desire to continue to develop academically a researcher at advanced levels.
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