Project Adviser / Scientific Officer in Ecology and/or Evolutionary Biology
ERC Project Advisers / Scientific Officers support the work of senior external scientific experts (“Peer Reviewers”) in evaluating proposals for ERC grants and monitor the scientific progress of ERC-funded projects in their Panel Team or Panel Teams, under the supervision of senior Scientific Officers / Panel Coordinators. Key strengths needed to establish trust-based relationships with different stakeholders and to manage demanding situations include effective organisational, analytical and communication skills, as well as outstanding drafting and presentation skills. ERC Project Advisers / Scientific Officers need to demonstrate the capability to drive independent work forward in the context of a broader team effort. While not being directly involved in scientific research, the position requires an excellent knowledge of the state of the art in the field and the ability to leverage this knowledge for portfolio analysis and for research project management.
For more information on the requirements and selection procedure for the Job Vacancy, please refer to the attached document.