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2022 EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdocs Fellowships-Exploring Life In Context: call for applications

The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) is one of the top life sciences research institutions in the world with sites in Grenoble, France; Heidelberg and Hamburg, Germany; Hinxton, UK; Rome, Italy; and Barcelona, Spain. The institute hosts an interdisciplinary Postdoctoral fellowship programme: the EMBL Interdisciplinary Postdoc programme -Exploring Life in Context (EIPOD-LinC)

EIPOD-Life in Context is EMBL’s newest postdoctoral fellowship programme offered by EMBL and its Member States. The programme supports promising researchers from around the world who are passionate about interdisciplinary research. EIPOD-LinC offers the possibility to on projects involving both EMBL and its Member States. The three year fellowships come with a dedicated training package, mentoring and career development support.

For more information on the fellowship programme and to apply please visit:

The deadline for submission of the online application is 18 January 2023.

Interviews will take place on March 27th and 28th, 2023.

Your role

Eligible applicants are invited to develop interdisciplinary research projects in the context of the EMBL research programme: Molecules to Ecosystems. Projects require an EMBL host and a partner. The partner may come from EMBL or from an academic institute, clinic or industry located in an EMBL Member State, Associate Member State or Prospective Member State (MS). The participation of EMBL and external labs from different sectors provide fellows with valuable interdisciplinary research training and strong inter-sectorial exposure. Fellows choose the type of research project they would like to work on and the combination of research groups to best enable their projects based on their research interests and future career goals. Importantly, projects must allow candidates to gain new skills contributing to interdisciplinary research skill sets.

You have

We invite applications from researchers with diverse educational backgrounds (e.g. life sciences, mathematics, chemistry, physics, engineering, ecology, epidemiology, computational biology) who are passionate about pursuing ambitious interdisciplinary research projects in an international setting.

The EIPOD-LinC programme is open to candidates of all nationalities who met the programme’s eligibility recuirements. For more information please visit our programme pages and read the guide to applicants.

What else you need to know

EMBL is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation.

Successful candidates have 4 months to start their position after receiving an offer.

For further information, see the EIPOD-LinC postdoctoral fellowship programme pages or contact the EIPOD Office (

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

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