Call for expressions of interest for the position of member of EFSA's Management Board

Call for expressions of interest for the position of member of EFSA's Management Board

Partial renewal of the Management Board of the European Food Safety Authority

Applications are invited for 7 out of the 14 positions as members of the Management Board of the European Food Safety Authority established by Regulation (EC) No. 178/2002 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 28 January 2002 laying down the general principles and requirements of food law, establishing the European Food Safety Authority and laying down procedures in matters of food safety. The Authority is located in Parma, Italy.

The term of the mandate should be four years (starting as from 1 July 2020). However, the duration of the term of office will be subject to amendments when the European Parliament and the Council formally adopt the new Regulation on the transparency and sustainability of the EU risk assessment in the food chain amending Regulation (EC) No 178/2002 and eight other Union acts (‘Transparency regulation’) in the course of summer 2019. The new Transparency Regulation is expected to enter into application in the first half of 2021, after the appointment by the Council of the 7 members selected on the basis of this call for expressions of interest. As such, the term of office shall end on 30 June 2022.

The call for expressions of interest is published in the Official Journal of the European Union : OJ C 179 of 24 May 2019.

The final deadline for submission of applications is 19 July 2019

To apply online:

Applicants are invited to apply on-line by using the online application form.

If you wish to apply in another language than English:

If you wish to submit your application in an official language of the European Union other than English, you may fill in the English form in your preferred language or contact the call secretariat by e-mail to SANTE-CALL-AGENCIES@ec.europa.eu and request an application form in your preferred language. The completed forms should be returned to: SANTE-CALL-AGENCIES@ec.europa.eu

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