Supporting the mobility of researchers and promoting their career prospects are key aspects to the achievement of the European Research Area (ERA), which EURAXESS – Researchers in Motion actively contributes to build.
This unique European Commission initiative provides access to a complete range of information and support services for European and non-European researchers wishing to pursue research careers in Europe. EURAXESS is a truly pan-European initiative, supported by 38 participating countries across Europe. Through its portal, it provides a single access point to information and personalised assistance across all countries as follows:
EURAXESS Jobs: constantly updated information on job vacancies and funding opportunities as well as CVs from top researchers from around the world.
EURAXESS Services: a direct link to the over 500 staff in 200 EURAXESS Services Centres who provide free assistance to mobiles researchers and their families about topics such as visa, social security, accommodation, school, language courses, health …
EURAXESS Rights: information regarding the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers, which aim at setting out rules and obligations of researchers and their employers, as well as transparent and fair recruitment procedures through the Human Resources Strategy.
EURAXESS Links: a networking tool for European researchers in China, Japan, USA, Singapore and India.