RECETOX Research Infrastructure How to Apply

How to Apply

External researchers/experts/users interested in the use of Research Infrastructure of the Centre are requested to submit a filled application form accompanied by:

  • applicant‘s curriculum vitae
  • motivation letter (one page maximum) explaining motivation of the applicant for working in the infrastructure, short description of the proposed research topic, experiments, and expected outcomes)
  • recommendation letter from his/her supervisor
  • application form for open access
  • copy of the passport

Evaluation of received applications

The evaluation process is composed of two steps:

  1. Technical feasibility – head of the relevant core facility considers the technical feasibility of the proposed research project at his facility (YES/NO decision).
  2. Peer review –an independent review panel of experts is established for each core facility. Each proposal is evaluated on its scientific merit (scientific excellence).

In the end of this process, the final ranking of the proposals based on the score achieved in the peer review will be made.

All applicants will be informed about the outcome of the evaluation process. Communication with those evaluated positively about arrangements and logistics related to their project proposal implementation will start immediately.

Implementation of successfully evaluated project proposal (including technical support staff and consumables) is supported by the project ID number LM2015051, funded by the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic under the activity "Projects of major infrastructures for research, development and innovations". The results and outcomes of the open-access projects are monitored. Research infrastructure is either mentioned in the affiliation or in the acknowledgments of any published outcome.