The product bureau scientifically assesses the environmental performance of a broad range of product groups supporting the Commission's Sustainable Consumption and Production Action Plan.
JRC-IPTS offers stimulating jobs in economics, engineering, quantitative and agricultural sciences and many other fields. As a research centre of the European Commission, it offers permanent as well as temporary positions. Check the current vacancies following this link and read the Jobs section for further information.
Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, recently presented the results of the eleventh edition of the EU Indusial R&D Investment Scoreboard, an annual report prepared by the JRC-IPTS' Knowledge for Growth research team.
The joint Directorate-General for Regional and Urban Policy (DG Regional and Urban Policy) and JRC's Smart Specialisation Platform is the main tool to support regional and national authorities in designing their related strategies.
Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) constitute one of the most discussed trends in Open Education in postsecondary education institutions.
The 2014 Predict report, based on the latest official data (2006-2011), found that the EU ICT sector has declined in terms of value added (value of output minus the value of intermediate consumption) but increased in terms of employment.
JRC expertise in modelling with a focus on baseline projections and particularly on uncertainty scenarios has fed into the latest issue of the European Commission’s agricultural outlook for the next decade.