EMBL Communications

Informing, inspiring, and engaging society with EMBL’s research, services and training

Publications and Reports

If you would like to receive a printed copy any of the publications listed below,
please send an email to info@embl.de.

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Annual Report

The Annual Report is published once a year in July after having been approved by EMBL Council. It covers the past calendar year, including research highlights from all EMBL Units, important organisational and strategic aspects, and the Director General’s responses to the Scientific Advisory Committee reviews of EMBL Scientific Units that were carried out during that year.

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EMBL-EBI Annual Report

The EMBL-EBI Annual Report presents an in-depth account of our work at EMBL-EBI. We provide facts and figures on how EMBL-EBI resources are used, where our funding comes from, who is on staff, and what has been happening in all of our teams.


EMBLetc. magazine

In 2014, EMBLetc evolved from a bi-monthly newsletter into a dynamic website, print magazine, and monthly e-newsletter where you can read about our research, get a glimpse of life in the lab, follow the pursuits of alumni, keep up with innovations in training, and get the inside scoop on conferences and other events.

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From molecules to organisms…

…is a permanent exhibition at the EMBL Advanced Training Centre in Heidelberg, Germany. It presents snapshots of EMBL science, inviting you to explore the wide spectrum of life science research carried out in Europe’s leading laboratory for molecular biology.

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Science in School magazine

Science in School aims to promote inspiring science teaching by encouraging communication among science teachers, scientists and all others involved in European science education. The non-profit journal is published and funded by EIROforum and is based at EMBL Heidelberg, Germany.

EMBL Programme

EMBL’s activities are planned in five-year cycles and outlined in the EMBL Programme. Developed internally with input from people across the organisation, the EMBL Programme is reviewed by our Scientific Advisory Committee and approved by EMBL Council.

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Career opportunities at EMBL

EMBL is an equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation. All employees benefit from excellent working conditions, a young and international atmosphere and a high-quality infrastructure of social services.

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EMBL Scientific Visitor Programme

The EMBL Scientific Visitor Programme is part of the EMBL International Centre for Advanced Training and provides visiting scientists with logistical and organisational support, to make their stay at EMBL a pleasant and productive experience.

European science policy publications

For publications related to European science policy, please see the International Relations section of the website.