Appel à Projets Doctoraux Interdisciplinaires LIFE-Académie4-3IA-SPECTRUM

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Publié le 8 avril 2021 Mis à jour le 9 avril 2021
Date(s)

du 7 avril 2021 au 17 mai 2021

31 Mai 2021 : Notification des candidats présélectionnés
14 Juin 2021 : Interviews des candidats présélectionnés
25 Juin 2021: Publication du classement final
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Campus Valrose

AAP interdisciplinary PhD
AAP interdisciplinary PhD


En partenariat avec
- l'Académie d'Excellence 4 "Complexité et Diversité du Vivant"
- le 3IA Côte d'Azur - The Interdisciplinary Institute for Artificial Intelligence
- l'EUR SPECTRUM - Graduate School of Formal, Physical & Engineering Sciences,

l'EUR LIFE - Graduate School of Life & Health Sciences ouvre un appel à projets pour financer 
3 thèses interdisciplinaires à l'interface Biologie et Maths, Physique, Chimie ou Intelligence Artificielle.

Les modalités de candidature sont décrites ci-dessous et téléchargeables ici :
AAP PhD thesis LIFE-Académie4-3IA-SPECTRUM

Les dossiers de candidature, en anglais, doivent être déposées auprès de :
Sofie.VANMAELE@univ-cotedazur.fr

Pour tout complément d'information, n'hésitez pas à contacter : 
Sofie.VANMAELE@univ-cotedazur.fr ou carole.baron@univ-cotedazur.fr

 


CALL FOR DOCTORAL APPLICATIONS 2021
 

SCOPE OF THE CALL
The Graduate School of Life & Health Sciences opens a call for interdisciplinary PhD projects at the interface of Biology, and Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or Artificial Intelligence.
The present call will fund three fellowships for 3-year PhD positions with the support of:
- The Interdisciplinary Institute for Artificial Intelligence - 3IA Côte d’Azur
- The Academy 4: Complexity and diversity of living systems
- The Graduate School SPECTRUM “Formal, Physical and Engineering Sciences” & the Academy 4



GUIDELINES
ARTICLE 1 – ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
The project must imperatively be based on an established collaboration between a team belonging to one of the labs affiliated to the LIFE Graduate School (C3M, ECOSEAS, IBV, IPMC, IRCAN, ISA, LP2M, TIRO-MATOS, UR2CA) and a team from one of the laboratories in secondary affiliation with LIFE (Centre INRIA Sophia Antipolis-Méditerranée, I3S, LJAD, INPHYNI, ICN).

The main supervisor must be Habilitated to Direct Research (HDR) or equivalent.

ARTICLE 2 – EVALUATION CRITERIA
➢ Scientific quality and feasibility of the interdisciplinary project
➢ Quality of the supervisor and the main collaborator from the other discipline
➢ Excellence of the candidate according to the Health and Life Science criteria (in particular their ranking/distinction obtained in Master).

ARTICLE 3 – DOCUMENTS TO BE PROVIDED

The application must be written in English.

For the research project:
➢ Short scientific presentation of the project is expected (max 1-page recto-verso), that must state the scientific impact, originality, feasibility of the project and the relevance of the interdisciplinary consortium.
Details regarding its supervision management from both disciplines should also be mentioned.
➢ A Letter of support from the head of the laboratory or team hosting the candidate.

For the candidate:
➢ CV of the candidate
➢ 1 recommendation letter of previous supervisor/tutors
➢ Master transcript including detailed marks (if the Master is not finished yet, a transcript of the grades obtained so far and a letter of the professor in charge of the Master stating at the very least that he/she is confident in the fact that the student will obtain his/her degree)
➢ Motivation letter

For the supervisor and the main collaborator from the other discipline:
➢ Brief CVs, including 5 recent publications over the past 3 years

ALL THESE DOCUMENTS HAVE TO BE CONCATENATED IN A SINGLE PDF FILE IN THE FOLLOWING FORMAT: LAST NAME of the candidate_LAST NAME of the supervisor.pdf
INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

ARTICLE 4 – SELECTION COMMITTEE
Applications will be examined by a Scientific Committee made up of 50% of members from the Conseil de l’Ecole Doctorale Sciences de la Vie et de la Santé (ED85)/LIFE Graduate School and 50% of experts recommended by 3IA, SPECTRUM Graduate School and Academy 4.

ARTICLE 5 – IMPORTANT DATES
➢ April 7, 2021 : Launch of the call
➢ May 17, 2021 : Deadline for the submission of applications*
➢ May 31, 2021 : Notification of preselected candidates
➢ June 14, 2021 : Interviews (by videoconference if necessary) of preselected candidates
➢ June 25, 2021: Publication of final ranking
*The application to this call does not exclude applications to other PhD fellowships

Applications must be sent to the LIFE Graduate School Project Manager: Sofie.VANMAELE@univ-cotedazur.fr