The GSSI invites applications for 10 PhD student positions in Astroparticle Physics.

We offer fully funded 4 years PhD studentships with various benefits (including lodging and meals)
and travel funds to attend summer/winter schools and international conferences.

The successful candidates will have the opportunity of studying and working in an international and interdisciplinary research environment among the most active and rapidly growing in Europe.

The GSSI Astroparticle Physics division currently counts approximately 15 Faculty members, 15 Fellows, 40 PhD students, 25 visiting professors.

Research topics include both experimental and theoretical activities on underground rare event searches, cosmic ray physics, gravitational waves, high energy and multimessenger astrophysics and fundamental physics.

We actively seek to strengthen the role and contribution of women in STEM fields.

We therefore explicitly encourage women to apply.

Application material for the PhD programme should be submitted before june 20, through our submission system:

The short-listed candidates will be invited for a round of interviews, to be held either at GSSI or via Skype.

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