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Traineeships for Associate Engineers at CERN


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Fellowships The call for technology internships for Associated Engineers at CERN (European Organization for Nuclear Research) is open until February 9. This call, which takes place under a protocol between FCT and CERN, aims to provide young Portuguese researchers the opportunity to undertake advanced training in that international scientific organization of reference.

The Technological Internships for Associate Engineers at CERN are intended for candidates with a bachelor's or master's degree obtained less than 6 years ago, or with a doctoral degree obtained less than 3 years ago, in scientific and technological areas within CERN's fields of competence. Applicants must be fluent in English and the duration of the fellowship is one year, with the possibility of extending it to a maximum of two years, subject to approval by FCT.

This training opportunity at CERN is part of the FCT's Technological Internships Program for advanced training of young Portuguese in major International Scientific Organizations, which also include the European Southern Observatory (ESO) and the European Space Agency (ESA). It is intended that in these internships the candidates develop a plan of complementary training (on-the-job training) in strategic technological areas for increasing the competitiveness of Portuguese companies.

More information about the Technological Internships for Associate Engineers at CERN can be found on the call page on the FCT website.

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