Postdoctoral Professional Career

Around 11,000 people work and do research in  CSIC. Around 25% are researchers in training who do their doctorate and continue their career focused on the postdoctoral stage performing research projects under the direction of CSIC researchers.

CSIC offers promotion and professional career in equality with two possible options for incorporation:

  1. By means of the public calls and public employment offers for scientists and technicians of national, autonomous, European and / or international funding agencies.
  2. As principal investigator (IP) of a research line, with freedom of action, in any of the CSIC centres. This incorporation ensures the collaboration with other leading groups, the use of large infrastructures and a constant interaction with the main international scientific institutions and companies.