European Project Manager - Inspire4Nature

Application Deadline: 
20 Nov 2017


A collaboration involving three CCI partners/CCF members - BirdLife, UNEP-WCMC and IUCN - are now seeking a full-time European Project Manager responsible for the implementation and management of an upcoming collaborative EU research project: “International training at the Science-Policy Interface for Researchers in Europe, for Nature” (Inspire4Nature), an Innovative Training Network (ITN-ETN) funded by the EU under the Horizon 2020 Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions. This project brings together a consortium of 3 research centres (CEFE, FVB-IGB, HCMR), 5 universities (Sapienza Univ., Univ. Copenhagen, UCL, ISPA, NKUA, ISA), and 4 international organisations working on the conservation of biodiversity (IUCN, BirdLife International, WCMC, ZSL), representing 8 countries (France, United Kingdom, Italy, Denmark, Greece, Portugal, Germany, Switzerland). Over a period of 4 years, the project involves the recruitment and training of 15 PhD students (Early-Stage Researchers, ESR) working at the interface between science and policy in the field of the conservation of biodiversity at the international scale.

The European Project Manager will be based at the Centre d’Écologie Fonctionnelle et Évolutive, Montpellier, France. For more information, see the position description in English or in French.