Opening for Severo Ochoa PhD positions at IFT

Kind of offer: 

There is a new opening for PhD positions at IFT, funded by the Severo Ochoa Excellence Center grant.

Candidates are expected to carry out a PhD in one of the strategic IFT research lines, which include particle phenomenology, astroparticle physics, nuclear theory, string theory, gravitation and cosmology, lattice and quantum field theory, and quantum information theory. They should have an excellent academic track record, and are expected to hold an academic degree that grants access to a PhD program at the time of formalisation of the contract, like an MSc or equivalent. 

Interested candidates should apply in the 


The deadline for applications is 11 March 2022 at 3pm.

Important information to provide via the application is:

- An updated CV, either in English or Spanish.

- A certificate of academic degrees and (if available) a certificate of the Masters degree

- A Research Statement

- Recommendation letters

Having a potential supervisor is not mandatory but recommended.  

The fellowships will cover a three-year period, with possibility of a fourth year. This includes a competitive salary and full health insurance. Selected candidates will be included in IFT grants, which provide additional funds for scientific visits, attendance to advanced schools and workshops, and other training activities.

IFT is an equal opportunity institution, and follows guidelines that promote internationalization, diversity and gender balance. Applications to this program from women and individuals with diverse personal, cultural, and geographical backgrounds are particularly encouraged.

Should you need any further information or assistance concerning the application, please contact

Viernes, Marzo 11, 2022 - 3:00pm