Within the 2024 call of the Talented Research Scientists Recruitment Programme, “César Nombela” grants, we are looking for a scientist who have obtained a PhD between January 1st, 2014 and December 31st, 2021.

The Programme grants a full-time Senior researcher position for 5 years to experienced PhDs who have carried out pre-doctoral and/or post-doctoral stays in an R&D centre outside Spain. Additional funds (up to 200,000 €) will also be granted for the development of the research project.

In order to complete all the necessary internal procedures, please contact Dr Guadalupe Sabio. Applications must be submitted before 6 May 2024.


  • Open to candidates of any nationality (regardless of where the PhD degree was obtained).
  • PhD degree obtained between January 1st, 2014 and December 31st, 2021.
  • Candidates must have been employed in a foreign research centre (as a predoctoral or postdoctoral researcher) for a minimum period of 2 years out of the last five years.

Gross salary: 40,000 € (years 1-3), 47,000 € (years 4-5, in the case that the doctoral researcher has obtained the R3 certificate accrediting the positive evaluation as an established researcher).