IIS La Fe offers a promising Personal Career Development Plan (PCDP) in which the proposed research training program will be carefully design and programmed aiming at acquiring the necessary experience in the field, boosting the candidate knowledge exchange by means of the multidisciplinary atmosphere of the research group, working together with chemists, biologists, pharmacists, engineers and physicians with diverse specialties in order to acquire experience on successful collaborative research interactions.
The IIS La Fe is fully committed to developing its support for postdoctoral researchers. IIS La Fe offers a range of support to all staff (seminars, courses and practical training) including training and planning some outreach activities (such as ‘Tu hospital investiga para ti’, Your hospital do research for you).
The IIS La Fe attracts a large number of international students and staffs, all expertise is available to support foreign researchers to settle in Spain: i) The personnel department provides support in all administrative matters such as the employment contract, visas, taxes, health care, insurance and family issues. It will prepare a standard Fellowship Agreement based on the European contractual rules and the fiscal and social security laws that apply to an appointment in Spain; ii) The financial department of the IIS La Fe in close connection with the chosen supervisor will manage all financial aspects of the fellowship. The fellow will receive all the benefits related to the social security system and the grant will pay appropriate taxes based on the tax laws in Spain. By signing an appropriate contract, the fellow will be supported in terms of childcare, health coverage and transport benefits, allowing a comfortable stay in the host country and helping to reach the goals of the fellowship;
Therefore, all the scientific support and logistics necessary for the successful outcome of your program are provided by the IIS La Fe host institution.