RMIT University and TUe invite applications for the PhD Scholarship in Design for Digital-Physical Interaction and Behavior Change for Sustainable Cities (TUe-DC3) in Australia for the 2022/23 academic year.
This is a 36-month research position (extendable up to 48 months) based in the Netherlands at TUe. The position is funded by European Union under the MSCACOFUND Action: RMIT European Doctoral Innovators (REDI) program. The selected Researcher will be enrolled at RMIT University and TUe as a Doctoral Student.
Worth of Award
One position valued at up to 34,076 EUR (gross amount before employee’s taxes and contributions) is available. It comes with a holiday and end-of-year allowance per annum for 3 years full time. It also comes with the possibility of a 12-month extension.
- A yearly holiday allowance of 8% of the yearly salary.
- A yearly end-year allowance of 8.3% of the yearly salary.
- 1,000€ yearly travel allowance to cover flights and accommodation to participate in the annual workshop at RMIT Europe.
- A broad package of fringe benefits (including an excellent technical infrastructure, moving expenses, savings schemes, and excellent sports facilities).
- 10,000€ allowance to cover flights and living expenses for up to 12 months in Australia.
To apply for REDI, you must comply with the MSCA-COFUND eligibility criteria by the application deadline:
- Be in the first four years (Full-Time Equivalent (FTE) research experience of your research career and not yet have been awarded a doctoral degree.
- Not have resided or carried out your main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the country of your research host for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately before this call’s deadline.
AND the following criteria:
- Hold a master’s OR equivalent degree (for example bachelor’s degree with honours) in a discipline related to the research project of your choice. This includes a research component that allows you to enroll in a university doctoral programme by January 2023,
- Have evidence of appropriate academic qualifications and/or professional experience. Experience that demonstrates that the applicant has developed knowledge of the field of study or cognate field and the potential for research sufficient to undertake the chosen project.
- Have English level C1 language proficiency.
In addition to the above, if your application is successful, you will be required to:
Depending on your situation, apply for a working visa in the Netherlands
How to Apply
Kindly apply online via the official website.
Deadline: Applications for the PhD Scholarship in Design close September 19th, 2022.