EU Science Hub


External Staff Recruitment Application (ESRA)

ESRA is the JRC's web application for recruitment. It hosts recently announced vacancies for trainees, grantholders and auxiliary contract staff at the JRC.






Call for Expressions of Interest 



  • Research Fellows at the European Commission (Function group IV - COM/1/2015/GFIV)

The JRC is currently seeking research fellows with sound scientific research experience and a desire to work at the interface of science, knowledge and policy, in various fields.


  • Training and mentoring initiative for junior refugee scientists (deadline 6 December 2018)

The JRC and its staff want to contribute to the integration of refugees in Europe.

We invite junior refugee scientists to take part in a

  • scientific/research-focused training programme
  • pairing with a JRC-staff mentor, and
  • skills & career development workshop.

/jrc/en/file/document/176676Detailed information on the training and mentoring initiative for junior refugee scientists (criteria, locations, research areas)

To apply, please send your CV and an explanatory letter or email to

Deadline: 6 December 2018