researchers, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands, DL: March 1, 2013

The Joint Research Centre launched a call regarding open positions for scientists in the areas of natural sciences, quantitative sciences, human and social sciences, agricultural, environmental and earth sciences, and health sciences.

By: Marlen Damjanovic

Most of the positions will be available at the five JRC Institutes located in Germany, Belgium, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands.
In addition, some positions will be offered in Brussels for other Commission Directorates-General.

Candidates must either have:

– a university degree of at least 3 years, and at 5 five years of professional experience  in one of the fields:

  • Natural Sciences
  • Quantitative Sciences
  • Human and Social Sciences
  • Agricultural, Environmental and Earth Sciences
  • Health Sciences


–  a doctoral diploma in one of the fields mentioned – candidates who have not yet defended their doctoral thesis can apply under the condition they have obtained the doctoral diploma at the time they are called for an interview.

Candidates must be a citizen of one of the 27 EU Member States or of one of the associated countries to the 7th Research Programme.

Deadline for expressions of interest: 1 March, 2013 (12:00 CET)


Further Information

Call text for expressions of interest