ECI 2021 Working Group
“Funding opportunities for Early Career Researchers” and “Careers outside of academic research”.
We will hear from Jonas Bunikis, the Research Programme Officer at the European Research Council (ERC) about the funding opportunities offered by the ERC, followed by a panel discussion about careers outside of academia.
We will discuss topics including finding jobs outside of academia, benefits of academia versus jobs outside of academic research and transferrable skills with our six panelists.
List of speakers:
Alexandra Flemming (Chief Editor at Nature Reviews Immunology)
Kat Arney (Science Communication)
Andreas Radbruch (EFIS president)
Jonas Bunikis (Research Programme Officer at the European Research Council)
Ben Bleasdale (Project Director at the Campaign for Science and Engineering)
Nilesh Amatya (Scientist at NextRNA)
Group leader: Sophie Curio
Other members: Didem Özkazanç, Anne Hahn, Digdem Yoyen-Ermis, Santiago Costas