To heighten France's competitiveness and extend its international renown in the field of cancerology, it is essential that the skills already present in the country be strengthened and enriched through programmes that welcome top-tier researchers and help them establish in France. The call for proposal "Recruiting emerging leaders in Oncology" will allow a high-level researcher from abroad to move to France, in 2018, and develop and ambitious translational research programme.
The main purpose of this call is to enable the implantation of new team leaders in French research structures that will carry out translational research and establish their team under the best conditions.
Projects must be in line with the ARC Foundation's scientific strategy for accelerating discoveries, developing new treatments, preventive and therapeutic approaches in the field of oncology with a translational part.
"Recruiting emerging leaders in oncology” is aimed at French research structures located within France, composed of internationally renowned teams offering the critical mass necessary to this programme’s ambition and who wish to develop a translational research programme in the field of oncology in the best possible way.
It is expected that the host structures make substantial commitments to guarantee the team and research project the best hosting conditions, including:
"Recruiting emerging leaders in oncology" call is aimed at top-tier researchers recognized for their scientific career and world-class quality, able to form their own team and conduct their research project independently.
Opening of the call: October 4th 2017
Dead Line for applications: March 20th 2018
Pre-selection: April 2018
Applicant auditions: Mid-May 2018
Notification of the results: June 2018