The CREAF training programs seeks to attract high profile candidates with the vision of developing future research leaders. CREAF can offer you a future rich in opportunities and growth on a professional level, and the unique skills to support you becoming a relevant and successful researcher.

Thank you for your interest in CREAF. There are several ways in which you can study with CREAF in a stimulating environment involving multidisciplinary research:

Master Students

If you are interested in ideas and supervision for a Masters Projects or summer work experience during your degree, please contact the researcher you think could be more interesting for your area of study.

PhD Fellowships

Postdoctoral Fellowships

Directly funded research fellowships are not available from CREAF at this moment but we welcome the opportunity to work with externally-funded world-class scientists.  If your experience and ambition match CREAF’s scientific aims and you wish to carry out research at one of our sites, the following funding schemes exist that could allow you to do so:

”La Caixa” Foundation Postdoctoral Junior Leader Fellowships - Retaining & Incoming OPEN!

Up to 30 postdoctoral research fellowships (30 incoming, 15 retaining) are offered at accredited centres with the Severo Ochoa Excellence Award, such as CREAF.

Deadline: 7th October 2020.

Programme description


Marie Curie Fellowship

ERC Fellowships

Juan de la Cierva 

Ramon y Cajal 

Beatriu de Pinós