Group Leaders 2019

Ikerbasque offers 10 permanent research positions for Group Leaders willing to develop a long-term scientific career in the Basque Country. This call is open to both young group leaders and senior experienced group leaders. The evaluation committee will only consider the strongest candidates with excellent leadership capabilities and an outstanding research record. Researchers are expected to perform independent research. They should be capable of attracting competitive funding and establishing their own research groups.

These positions are financed by the Basque Government, the European Commission and the host institution where the researcher will develop her/his research: therefore, the acceptance letter of the host institution is mandatory.

Applications from women are especially welcome.

To check the call details:

Group Leaders 2019 Call

The deadline to receive applications is September the 17th 2019 at 13:00, CET.


Co-funded by the EU FP7-COFUND-smartBRAIN2-609403 Project and the Basque Government