Research & Innovation

SMASH 3 – Postdoctoral Fellowships: Apply Now!

Secure your 2-year full-time postdoctoral contract with highly attractive conditions at the Across University in Nova Gorica within the SMASH network.
July 2024

MSCA COFUND SMASH is a highly competitive programme with attractive conditions for researchers to support their career development.


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The third call for applications for the SMASH Postdoctoral Fellowships, co-funded by Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions, is now open! This is an incredible opportunity for cutting-edge research in machine learning and its applications in climate research, linguistics, precision medicine, and fundamental physics.

SMASH is looking to hire 18 fellows to be hosted at five prestigious Slovenian institutions Fellows will be hosted by five leading Slovenian research institutions such as Across Partner University of Nova Gorica, and the University of Ljubljana, the Jožef Stefan Institute, the Institute of Information Science, and the Slovenian Environment Agency* Fellows can spend up to one-third of their two-year appointments at our international academic partners, including top EU centers like Gravitation and Astroparticle Physics at the University of Amsterdam, as well as world-renowned institutions such as CERN and UC Berkeley, or at leading Slovenian companies.

Each two-year fellowship provides outstanding working conditions, access to top-tier infrastructure (including the HPC Vega), generous research and travel funds, and a competitive salary that comfortably exceeds the local cost of living.

At SMASH, we champion an inclusive culture, believing that diversity drives innovation and success. We warmly welcome applicants from underrepresented groups and offer dedicated support for applicants with special needs.

To apply, prospective fellows should reach out to their desired supervisor, who will assist in preparing short research proposals and provide the necessary letters of support from the host institutions.

For more information, visitSMASH Open Call 3.

Apply now at: SMASH Application Platform.

The application deadline is October 21, 2024.