QuantOCancer ERA Chair @ Champalimaud Foundation

Support Staff Knowledge Exchange funding

Aim: Exposure of research support and platforms staff to best-practices and common issues in your area, global networking, career development. 

Method: In/out-bound exchanges, worldwide. Ideally 1-2 days job shadowing + specific mini-project (e.g. develop a policy/tool, learn an approach/system/technique) to bring back to CCU. 

> UPDATE 2020: In light of travel restrictions, some international training courses may be eligible, assessed on a case-by-case basis against overall project aims.

The Rules

  • For research support and platforms staff at all career stages. 
  • Follow-up short report. 
  • Use of project funding acknowledgement and logo in any subsequent research outputs (presentations, posters, publications). 
  • “This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 810653”.

    • Standard institutional travel directive rules apply. 

How to Apply

  • Permanently open call. 
  • Staff member researches potential host/visitor institutes and makes preliminary informal contact with host. 
  • Applications invited directly from staff members (with provisional OK from head of unit) using the Application Form
  • Selection committee reviews responses every 2 months so please apply in good time. 

For more information, check out the Staff Exchange Toolkit.

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