Apply @ SMaRT – Positions Filled – Recruitment closed

SMaRT Consortium is seeking highly motivated Early Stage Researchers and PhD Students:
  • positions open until filled
  • Final deadline to apply: February 15th 2017
  • start date: September 2017
  • 3 years full time ESR positions
What we offer:
  • challenging and scientifically sound research topics;
  • an exciting industrial and engineering problem in a fast growing market;
  • an excellent, multidisciplinary and intersectoral training and research environment addressed to industry needs;
  • joint PhD supervision by academic and industry supervisors;
  • ESR will spend 50% of the time at an academic host, and 50% time at industrial host, including short secondments at all the Industrial Partner Organisations;
  • competitive salary (from 3259 to 3740 €/month depending on the employer’s country);
  • mobility and family allowance (600 or 1100 €/month depending on the researcher’s family situation).
What we need:
  • curiosity driven approach to research;
  • ability in fulfilling deadlines;
  • excellent collaborative and teamwork skills in a multidisciplinary team;
  • strong dedication and self-motivation;
  • full command of written and oral English.
To apply to a position:
  • consider your experience in relation to the posts listed below;
  • download and carefully read the further information and application requirements;
  • collect all documents required;
  • email them at
Research Topic


Politecnico di Torino - IT

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Computational Wind Engineering simulations for Sand Mitigation Measures conceptual design and performance assessment



Optiflow Company - FR

Applied Mathematics

Mathematical modelling and computational methods for Windblown Sand models and Computational Windblown Sand simulations



Oxford University - UK

Geography and Environment

Evaluation of sand hazards and field testing of mitigation measures