In this section you will find information on open national and international competitive calls related to the incorporation of human resources to research centres (predoctoral and postdoctoral fellowships, technical positions etc.) and also information related to specific positions open at IBE.

You will also find information on the research groups interested in presenting candidates to each call and information and links on the research groups where specific positions are offered.    



There are no open position calls at this moment.




A candidate is sought to apply for a Juan de la Cierva postdoctoral contract, in any of its modalities (Formation or Incorporation).

In case of obtaining the contract, the candidate will join the group of "Nutritional Signals in Insects" of the Institute of Evolutionary Biology (CSIC-UPF) in Barcelona (

The research projects of this group are related to the physiology and endocrinology of the nutritional signals of insects, with special emphasis on the Insulin Receptor pathway.



Applicants must hold a PhD in any of the disciplines related to the topics developed in the group.


Date of obtaining the PhD:

Training Modality: between January 1, 2017 and December 31, 2018.

Incorporation Modality: between January 1, 2014 and December 31, 2016.

Candidates can contact José Luis Maestro at the email:


The bases of the call can be found at

Juan de la Cierva Training

Juan de la Cierva Incorporation