Friday, February 12, 2021

[DMANET] PostDoc Grant in Hybrid Metaheuristics

To Everyone Interested:

I am looking for a PostDoc candidate who wants to apply for a Beatriu de
Pinós fellowship of the Catalan Government in the area of *Hybrid
Metaheuristics for Combinatorial Optimzation*.

These are the most important requirements:

* Having obtained a *PhD degree between January 1, 2013 and December 31,
* A minimum of *2 years of postdoc experience outside Spain*
* Not having lived or worked in Spain fore more than 12 months during
the last 3 years prior to the date of application

Take into account that you should have a minimum of 10 papers published
in high-quality journals (Q1/Q2 in the JCR) in order to have a chance to
get this grant.

The fellowship is for 3 years, and comes with a *g**ross salary of
approx. 32000 Euros per year*. Moreover, 12000 Euros are provided, for
example, for attending to conferences during these three years.

I will take the role of the academic advisor of a successful candidate.
Therefore, a successful candidate would be based at the *Artificial
Intelligence Research Institute (IIIA-CSIC)* close to Barcelona.

If you are interested, and in case of questions, please do not hesitate
to contact me as soon as possible:
*Application deadline is March 11, 2021.*

Best regards,
Christian Blum

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