Fellowship position in Lattice QCD and HPC architectures

HPC-LEAP is now accepting applications for a PhD Marie-Sklodwska Curie fellowship for cross-disciplinary research in Lattice QCD and HPC architectures and technologies. Applications are welcome from candidates worldwide with a relevant scientific background and a keen interest in computational science. The selected fellow will be admitted at two European institutions participating in the HPC-LEAP program (The Cyprus Institute, Cyprus and the University of Wuppertal, Germany), receiving a double PhD degree upon successful completion of the program of studies.
The fellowship offers an attractive remuneration package, which includes a living allowance of about 3110 euro per month, mobility allowance up to 600 euro per month and family allowance up to 500 euro per month.

Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue as needed throughout the recruitment period. The successful candidate is expected to be available to start as soon as possible.


Before going through the application procedure, please review carefully the admission requirements.

Candidates who wish to apply for this opportunity, will need to complete the online application form. To be fully considered, the following documents are required:

  • Curriculum Vitae (template)
  • Statement of research interests
  • Certificates and Transcripts of academic records

Candidates will be asked to upload the required documents to the online application system. The degree certificate(s) and transcript(s) in the original language are required. In addition, a certified English translation is required. Applications that are not supported by officially certified documents will not be processed. Applications made with fraudulent documents will be invariably rejected. The successful candidate will be required to provide the original paper documents as part of the enrollment process.

Informal enquiries about this position should be directed to the HPC-LEAP Graduate office (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

Application Deadline: 1 March 2017.