The Dulbecco Telethon Institute International Postdoctoral Programme, DTI-IMPORT

The Dulbecco Telethon Institute International Mobility for Postdoctoral Research Training (DTI-IMPORT) is intended to provide an excellent training to experienced researchers in Biomedical Sciences and, at the same time, enhance the internationalization in the Dulbecco Telethon Institute (DTI).

Consequently, the aim of the DTI-IMPORT is to recruit highly skilled "incoming" or "reintegrating" experienced researchers and create the most favorable conditions to foster their scientific productivity.

The second call is open from the 20th August 2013 to the 20th October 2013.

A third call will follow shortly after completion of the second.

The DTI laboratories that open a position in the second call are indicated with the yellow symbol “POSTDOC POSITION OPEN”.  

Coordinator of the programme: Alessandra Boletta


Postdoctoral positions duration: three years, with the possibility to reduce it to two. Candidates should start within 6/8 months from their acceptance of the position. At the completion of the third year, additional years of salary might be provided by the host lab if further work to complete the studies is required (subject to negotiation with the host lab).

Location: Italy


The Dulbecco Telethon Institute (DTI) grants postdoctoral scientists a salary plus allowances as well as costs relative to participation in national and international scientific meetings as well as practical courses, in agreement with the PI. The gross salary plus allowances contributed to a fellow that relocates to Italy without his/her family amounts to € 29360 while the gross salary plus allowances contributed to a fellow that relocates to Italy with his/her family amounts to € 31830.

Working language: English

How to apply

The call for application to the DTI-IMPORT programme is opened from the 20th August 2013 until the 20th October 2013. Please read the call FAQ’s before applying.

Applications must be sent through an online submission system.

If you have any questions regarding this program, please e-mail to