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EUROPEAN SCIENTIFIC OFFICER

EUROPEAN SCIENTIFIC OFFICER

INRA, France

 

FACCE-JPI is a Joint Programming Initiative on Agriculture, Food security and Climate Change  (www.faccejpi.com) bringing together 21 countries that are committed to construct joint research programming in areas  addressing interconnecting challenges. It aims to do that with a strong interdisciplinary research base, encompassing economic and societal aspects with a creative approach towards alignment of national research programmes. Running since 2010, FACCE-JPI has a Strategic Research Agenda (SRA) describing the scope of the JPI under 5 core themes as well as biannual Implementation Plans. 

 

According to the SRA, FACCE has already launched 10 joint actions, including joint calls (ERA-NETs and others) and innovative new alignment mechanisms. FACCE-JPI has been partially financed by 2 Coordination and Support Actions from the European Commission.

 

Working environment:

FACCE-JPI is managed by an international secretariat partly based in Paris (INRA) with the two JPI coordinators, and a team of 4 others. This secretariat also includes 7 other partners located in Europe.  The INRA team coordinates all the different joint actions but the management of the joint actions is spread amongst the different members of FACCE-JPI. The Scientific Officer will be located in Paris INRA headquarters. S/He will act under the direct responsibility of the co-coordinator.

 

Responsibilities:

The Scientific Officer will ensure the scientific coherence and pertinence of the different FACCE actions that

are running or under development. For this, s/he will also contribute to the scientific scoping and development of new actions, in contact with the FACCE Advisory bodies (Scientific Advisory Board, Stakeholder Advisory Board). S/he will also be responsible for the follow up of the portfolio of FACCE-JPI

research actions and the dissemination and valorization of research results coming from these actions.

 

More information to be found here

Location: 
INRA, FR
Deadline: 
26/05/2017

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