Launch of EIPIN Innovation Society ITN/EJD Marie SkƗodowska Curie project - 15 fully-funded PhD job vacancies (including 3 at CEIPI)


CEIPI is pleased to announce that the Research Department of the Center for International Intellectual Property Studies (CEIPI) has obtained a European funding Horizon 2020, for the establishment of a joint doctoral program “European Joint Doctorate”, project called “European Intellectual Property Institutes Network - Innovation Society (EIPIN - IS)”. This project, in partnership with the members of EIPIN network (EIPIN) and the European Union Office for Intellectual Property (EUIPO), under the coordination of Maastricht University and with the support of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), will be officially launched on 1st March 2017.

Many non-academic partners have agreed to be associated to this project, including: European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), Association of European Science & Technology Transfer Professionals (ASTP Proton), Chemelot InSciTe (InSciTe), Community Plant Variety Office (CPVO), Ericsson, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations (EFPIA), European Patent Institute (EPI), European Seed Association (ESA), European Telecommunication and Standards Institute (ETSI), Gesellschaft für musikalische Aufführungs - und mechanische Vervielfältigungsrechte (GEMA), Hovione, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD), International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers (CISAC), Kennisland, Organisations for an International Geographical Indications Network (ORIGIN)

In the framework of this project, the members of the consortium are recruiting 15 PhD candidates (including 3 at CEIPI) wishing to conduct doctoral research on the role of intellectual property in the adaptive complexities of innovation. The successful candidates will be conferred a joint doctoral degree from two of the five participating universities. The application procedure is open until 29 March 2017, 23.59 CET.

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