The Office of the Vice-Rector for Research of RTU has announced selection of the post-doctoral applications of RTU within the Activity 188.8.131.52 «Post-doctoral Research Aid» of the Specific Aid Objective 1.1.1 «To increase the research and innovative capacity of scientific institutions of Latvia and the ability to attract external financing, investing in human resources and infrastructure» of the Operational Programme «Growth and Employment» in accordance with Cabinet Regulations No. 50 adopted on 19 January 2016.
The general objective of the Activity is to develop the skills of young researchers and to increase their scientific capacity by providing possibilities to start their career in a scientific institution or with an enterprise which, in turn, is foreseen to result in improvement of research competences, renewal of human resources and increase in the number of qualified specialists in Latvia. The objective of the Activity at RTU is to attract post-doctoral researchers that would give significant contribution to development of excellent research at RTU (in accordance with RTU Strategic Goals).
Post-doctoral applications can be submitted from 10 August till 29 September 2017 by Latvian and foreign researchers that have acquired a doctorate not more than five years before the submission deadline.
The post-doctoral project application should address and comply with:
The Application consists of the application form and its supplements:
The post-doctoral researcher can submit the application consisting of the above-mentioned documents till 29 September 2017 (16:00 UTC+2) in following ways: