ATHOR : Recruiting 2 international PhD students


ATHOR : Recruiting 2 international PhD students

You have just achieved a Master’s Degree (or you are in the first four years of your research career) in:

  • Materials Science
  • Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in materials
  • Materials Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Applied Physics
  • Thermal Engineering
  • Chemical Technology

We are recruiting 2 international PhD students to be trained as European experts in Advanced THermomechanical multiscale mOdelling of Refractory linings (ATHOR):

ATHOR is an original research project dedicated to Advanced THermomechanical multiscale mOdelling of Refractory linings. This is an European Training Network (ETN) program that has startes in October 2017, as a Marie-Sklodowska-Curie action (Innovative Training Network – ITN).

This is an excellent opportunity to enhance your international career prospects:

  • Original research projects within a Marie-Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network  (Horizon 2020 grant 764987)
  • One of these 15 PhD positions could develop your skills to a high level in advanced characterization and/or innovative modelling
  • Consortium of 14 European partners (6 highly specialized universities and 8 worldwide leading Industrial Partners)
  • Visits to other network partners during secondments
  • Participate in worldwide training workshops and knowledge exchanges between research teams within the FIRE network
  • Very attractive PhD salary

Apply for one of these 2 PhD positions which are still available in 2018:
– One open PhD position (ESR8 position) at University of Leoben (Austria) before 08/04/2018
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/282809
One open PhD position (ESR12 position) at AGH University of Science & Technology of Krakow (Poland) before 23/04/2018
https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/jobs/288889

More information can be found through
– ATHOR Web Site: www.etn-athor.eu
an interactive pdf document


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