Webinar: Frontier Science in Europe with the ERC: Conversation with a Grantee and Evaluator

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Tags: ERC | ERC grants

    24/11/2020 - 15:00
    India, New Delhi
    24/11/2020 - 16:00
    Euraxess India

The European Research Council (ERC) is the premier European funding organisation for excellent frontier research. The ERC supports investigator-driven frontier research across all fields. It awards research grants to scientists and scholars from all over the world, both early-career and senior researchers, carrying out their ambitious research projects in all scientific disciplines in Europe.

Who should attend?

This session is directed at post-doctoral researchers and established researchers (PhD + 2 to 15 years of experience) of all disciplines and all nationalities. Participants should be familiar with the ERC Grants and the eligibility criteria.

When will this webinar take place?

This webinar will take place on 24 November at 3:00pm IST. Please ensure you confirm the timing in the time zone where you are based!

Will participants be able to ask questions?

Participants are encouraged to submit their questions prior to the event via email at india@euraxess.net. Please use the subject heading 'Question for ERC webinar India’.

Webinar participant will be able to submit questions to the speakers during the webinar in writing via the chat function.

Registration is compulsory. Space is limited.

Register Here.


Our Speakers:



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Dr. Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay

Associate Professor in Global Culture Studies at the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo. Principal Investigator of the European Research Council StG-project “CoFutures: Pathways to Possible Presents” (grant agreement no. 852190).



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Dr. Maria Attard

Associate Professor and Head of Department of Geography and Director of the Institute for Climate Change and Sustainable Development at the University of Malta. Evaluator for the European Research Council and other national evaluation panels, e.g. Netherlands (NWO) and Belgium (FWO).