Registration for the 2020 Winter recruitment is now open.

Access to the online application database!

Watch a webinar and ask questions in real time to learn everything you need to know about preparing and submitting your application.

When: 23rd September 2019 at 11:00 CEST (

Recruitment timeline:

Application opens 26 August 2019
Application submission deadline 21 October 2019
Reference deadline 23 October 2019
Interview dates

EMBL Heidelberg

end of January 2020

EMBL Barcelona

end of January 2020

EMBL-EBI Hinxton

end of January 2020

EMBL Grenoble

end of January 2020

EMBL Hamburg

end of January 2020


end of January 2020

Application results will be sent out by end of November 2019. Full details regarding the interview process will be sent to invited candidates.

Information for applicants: EMBL does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interviews, processing, training or any other fees). EMBL will not ask for any bank details.