Please use this form to apply to the network for an Early Stage Researcher Fellowship / PhD Studentship, in addition to applying to each of the partner nodes at which you want to be considered.

Note that all fields marked with > must be filled in.

Please read all the instructions before filling in this form, including the eligibility requirements and the issues we expect to be covered in your personal statement.

Note that all uploaded files must be in PDF format.

Your personal statement should include your motivation to study for a PhD in Monte Carlo event generator physics, any relevant experience or interests you have, and anything else that you consider relevant.

For family status, please note that according to the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship criteria, a researcher receives an additional Family Allowance if they meet the EC criteria for "family status". These criteria are that the researcher is "married or in a relationship with equivalent status to a marriage recognised by the national or relevant regional legislation where this relationship was formalised or have dependent children who are maintained by them". Please note that in the case of a successful application, the employing institution may ask for evidence of this status.

Please check very carefully that you have entered your e-mail address correctly in both relevant fields.

Please note that students must apply both to the network, using the form below, and to each of the partner nodes at which they want to be considered. The individual partners are responsible for their own recruitment process. The purpose of the network application is for quality and equal opportunity monitoring. Your details will be held securely and circulated only to members of the MCnet management committee.

The partners that currently have open positions are:

The following positions have now closed:


> Full name:

> Current university / employer:

> E-mail:


The start date will be agreed with the appointing university, but must be between 1st April 2017 and 1st April 2018.
> Your preferred starting date:


> Mobility requirements. Please complete the table below with details of your country(ies) of residence and your main activity (work, studies, etc) during the previous three years. Please include details of the dates you were awarded your degree(s). You do not need to include short visits or holidays. If you need additional rows, include them in your personal statement.
CountryActivity Start dateEnd date

Research experience. Please complete the table below with details of your research training and research experience since your first degree was awarded. This does not include periods of employment in which there was no research element. If you have no research experience since your first degree, you can leave this table blank. If you need additional rows, include them in your personal statement.
Research training
programme/activity
Description Start dateEnd date

> Curriculum Vitae (PDF file):

> Personal Statement (PDF file) (see note on the right):


Other comments:


The following information will not be considered when evaluating the applications but is needed for reporting statistics to the EC.

> Nationality:

> Gender:

> Family status (see note on the right):


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