The Joint Research Centre of the European Commission provides key scientific evidence for robust policy making on EU level. In its recently established Centre for Advanced Studies (CAS), the JRC is deepening its knowledge base and explores new research areas of relevance for the present and future European policy agenda.
 
The JRC Centre for Advanced Studies now invites candidates for three positions as JRC Lead Scientist to develop novel CAS projects on

  • Big Data Collection and Processing in Analysing and Forecasting Economic Developments
  • Digital Transformation – Machine Intelligence and Human Behaviour
  • Digital Transformation – The Governance of Human Societies

The successful candidates will develop teams of up to five scientists, and establish project plans contributing to high profile scientific results. Each project has a duration of maximum three years and is provided with additional budget for execution.
 
The successful candidates are expected to be leading experts in their respective fields with demonstrated international recognition.
 
How to apply
Detailed information as well as instructions for application are provided in the official announcement on https://ec.europa.eu/jrc/en/working-with-us/jobs/vacancies
 
Closing date: 28 February 2017