Programme Officer, Courses and Workshops (maternity cover)

EMBL Heidelberg

EMBO stands for excellence in the life sciences. We support talented researchers at all stages of their careers in Europe and beyond, stimulate the exchange of scientific information, and help build a research environment where scientists can achieve their best work. The Courses & Workshops Programme funds over 90 courses and workshops attracting more than 11,000 participants every year, making it the largest funder of life science meetings in Europe. EMBO Courses & Workshops are organised by some of the leading scientists in their fields, and enjoy an excellent reputation throughout the world. In addition to providing financial support, EMBO assists organizers with the promotion of the meeting, as well as with the creation of a website with registration system and abstract submission facilities and the design of a poster.

Your role

EMBO is looking for the maternity cover for the Programme Officer for the Courses & Workshops Programme. The Programme Officer provides a range of technical and administrative support including:

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Closing date: 30 June 2021

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Why join us

The EMBO offices are located on the international EMBL life science research campus in Heidelberg, Germany. Heidelberg, home to around 150,000 people, is a lively university city. EMBO is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer. As a non-profit organisation, we have an informal and collegial working environment that is inspired by our dedication to working for a common greater good.

What else you need to know

The Programme Officer reports to the Head of the Courses & Workshops Programme.

This is a 12-month maternity cover.

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