The Joint Research Centre (JRC) is the European Commission’s department responsible for creating and managing much of the knowledge used to support the European Commission’s policies. Operating in Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands, with 2,000 researchers, the JRC is currently seeking research fellows (in English) with sound scientific research experience and a desire to work at the interface of science, knowledge and policy, in the following fields:
Biology, Chemistry, Natural Sciences, Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Oceanography / Marine Sciences, Nanotechnology, Nanobiotechnology, Veterinary, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Sciences, Statistics, Material Sciences, Economics, Political Sciences, Social Sciences, Educational Sciences, Psychology , Geography, Environmental Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural Engineering, Meteorology, Ecology, Forestry, Geology, Hydrological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Pharmacy, Nutritional Sciences.
In return successful applicants can expect to apply their scientific work to policy questions, to be part of a stimulating multi-cultural environment and receive a competitive remuneration package.
The JRC supports a diverse, inclusive and flexible working environment.
The JRC operates a continuous open call for researchers; thus, there is no deadline. When positions become vacant, JRC’s scientific units perform a search in the database for suitable profiles.
The selection procedure is available in all 24 EU official languages.