ICFO aims at recruiting top-class researchers, with ambitious projects at the forefront of science and technology in the different research topics active at the institute. Up to 25 outstanding post-doctoral researchers will be awarded with INCOMING fellowships of 24-month duration.

The ICFOnest+ Post-doctoral Fellows perform their duties within an existing ICFO research group. The corresponding Group Leader is responsible for the Fellow’s research project and for the coordination of Fellow’s tasks at ICFO.

The fellowships are partially funded by the European Commission's Marie Curie Actions for Co-funding of Regional, National and International Programmes (COFUND) and the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO), as well as Fundacio Privada Cellex.

ICFOnest+ Post-doctoral Fellows are hired by ICFO on a standard employment contract for the performance of a research project aligned with regional and national regulations and according to the requirements of the “European Charter for Researchers” and “The Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers”. Salary and economic conditions are aligned with standard European Marie Curie programs (gross salary in the range 40,000 EUR / 55,000 USD).