Can a MSCA Fellowship (IF/EF) be combined or cumulated with a position of Assistant Professor (only for some months)?

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    Based on contract, it is not allowed, MSCA is very restrictive grant
    – looktook
    Commented Nov 19, 2021 at 16:43
  • I agree with @looktook , 99% that is is explicitly not allowed. Certainly was prohibited in my MSCA EF
    – demitau
    Commented Nov 20, 2021 at 19:12
  • yes, I know many people who need to give up of MSCA because they got position MSCA traps you in postdoc stage @demitau
    – looktook
    Commented Nov 21, 2021 at 4:08

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Based on the contract, no, it is not possible. MSCA is a very restrictive grant. It traps you at the postdoc stage.

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