AgreenSkills and AgreenSkills+ are international postdoctoral fellowship programmes
AgreenSkills and AgreenSkills+ are international postdoctoral fellowship programmes co-funded by the European Union and coordinated by INRA , in collaboration with Agreenium-IAVFF , the French Agricultural, Veterinary and Forestry Institute. AgreenSkills programmes promote international mobility for young and independent researchers up to 10 years of experience of research post PhD.
AgreenSkills+ welcomes challenging basic or applied research projects in all fields of life, food and environmental sciences which may contribute to scientific domains of Agreenium-IAVFF members i.e. agriculture and forestry, food and nutrition, environment, and animal health.
AgreenSkills+ has a continuous call for applications, with two selection rounds per year.
Two Types of fellowships
- Incoming fellowships for researchers coming from all countries which apply to undertake a research project within one of the 300 Agreenium-IAVFF members' receiving labs in France.
- Outgoing fellowships for researchers employed by one of the Agreenium-IAVFF members organisations, who wish to apply to work in a university research unit or research center outside France.
- Very attractive salaries: from € 3,500 (Young experienced researcher) up to € 4,800 (Independent researcher) gross monthly
- Excellent research labs and high level hosting conditions
- Training and networking opportunities.
- AgreenSkills+ offers 212 fellow-years of fellowships over 5 years (2014-2019)
- 142 fellow years have been already funded by AgreenSkills (2012-2016)
- Access to more than 300 research units in France for incoming fellowships
- Mobility duration of 1 year up to 3 years for incoming fellowships and 6 months to 24 months for outgoing fellowships.
Apply to an AgreenSkills+ fellowship in 3 main steps
- Submit a quick online eligibility check
- Find a hosting lab that matches your research interests
- Prepare and submit a complete application online.
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