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Calls for Applications for Staff Exchange

The purpose of RItrain Staff Exchanges is for managerial staff from European Research Infrastructures to learn from managerial and leadership best practices in areas that are new to them, or that they feel their research infrastructure needs to develop specific expertise in, by making exchange visits to research infrastructures that are noted for their excellence in selected areas. 

During 2017 three areas will be piloted:

  1. Stakeholder Management and Community Building

    May - October 2017 (exact date to be agreed with the applicant) in Prague/Brno CZ,
    organised by the Institute of Molecular Genetics, Academy of Sciences Czech Republic
    (deadline for submission: 31 August 2017)

  2. Strategic Vision, Governance and Business Development - deadline passed
    6 - 7 or 10 - 11 April 2017 in Amsterdam NL, organised by EATRIS-ERIC
    (deadline for submission: 5 March 2017)
  3. Service Provision - deadline passed
    2 - 5 May 2017 in Hinxton UK, organised by EMBL-EBI
    (deadline for submission: 14 April 2017, 12:00 GMT)

Applicants are requested to submit a motivation statement and a CV as part of their application. As space is limited, applications will be evaluated along criteria specified in the call texts. There are no fees to particpate, subsistance is included but selected delegates will need to cover their own travel and accomodation costs.

After positive evaluation this programme shall be continued with new calls for 2018 to be published towards the second half next year.