CONEX PLUS Programme

The Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) is launching a fellowship programme for incoming mobility, called CONEX-Plus. This fellowship programme aims to accelerate the training and career development of international Experienced Researchers, based on the so-called triple ‘i’ dimension (International aspects, Intersectoral exposure and Interdisciplinarity). 

All fellows will benefit through the training programme with dedicated modules on relevant transferable skills and Industry Training Blocks. The strategic research areas are identified in the Research and Innovation Strategy for Smart Specialisation (RIS3) of the Madrid Autonomous Region.

One of these areas is Information Technologies and Communications and several reasearches from Human Language and Accessibility Technologies Group (HULAT, of Computer Science and Engineering Department are available as supervisors in Natural Language ProcessingAccessibility and Speech Recognition research topics. Fellows will implement a three-year project freely chosen by them. The project performance has to be underpinned by a secondment in a high level non-academic organization, allowing for maximum benefit of the fellowship in their career development.

The publication date is July 2019 and deadline date is September 2019. The  project implementation is envisaged from September 2020 – August 2023

All fellowships will receive a competitive salary of either 41,200 euros or 45,500 euros if family allowance is included.

If you are interested contact Paloma Martínez (

More info here