Job & Grant Opportunities

Jobs & Grants in North America:

Access Employment

Specialized programs with Access Employment include: Support for Syrian newcomers; Job Search for Women; Language and Business Communications

Fellowships & Postdocs - National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine


Jobs & Grants in Europe:

ALECS - Marie Curie COFUND Fellowship at Lero, the Irish Software Research Centre Fellowship

ALECS is an innovative fellowship programme coordinated by Lero, the Irish Software Research Centre, co-funded by the European Commission under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie programme and by Science Foundation Ireland, through Lero. The aim of the programme is to provide training and career development to researchers through providing international mobility and intersectoral exposure. ALECS offers high quality professional opportunities open to researchers who either have a PhD degree or at least 4 years full-time equivalent research experience.

Marie Sklodowska-Curie Post-Doc Fellowship

The Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions support researchers at all stages of their careers, regardless of age and nationality. Researchers working across all disciplines are eligible for funding. The MSCA also support cooperation between industry and academia and innovative training to enhance employability and career development.

COST Fellowship

COST is an EU-funded programme that enables researchers to set up their interdisciplinary research networks in Europe and beyond. We provide funds for organising conferences, meetings, training schools, short scientific exchanges or other networking activities in a wide range of scientific topics.

British Academy Global Professorships 2018 Progamme

The British Academy is providing mid-career to senior scholars - active in any discipline within the social sciences and the humanities and based in any country overseas - with the opportunity to work for four years in the UK and make a contribution to UK research and higher education. This new programme aims to demonstrate and further enhance the UK’s commitment to international research partnerships and collaboration as well as strengthen the UK’s research capacity and capability in the humanities and the social sciences.

Horizon 2020 Fellowship

The work programmes are prepared by the European Commission within the framework provided by the Horizon 2020 legislation and through a strategic programming process integrating EU policy objectives in the priority setting.

ERC Starting Grant

This grant is for scholars 2-7 years beyond their PhD.  This grant is intended to set up research groups, and can award up to 1.5 million euros for up to 5 years.

CAROLINE Fellowship

The Irish Research Council Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) COFUND Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme entitled CAROLINE – ‘Collaborative Research Fellowships for a Responsive and Innovative Europe’ will provide experienced researchers* with an opportunity to obtain a prestigious research mobility and career development fellowship. Successful candidates will carry out research either in Ireland or abroad and will gain inter-sectoral and interdisciplinary exposure through this programme.

LEaDing Fellowship

The LEaDing Fellows Programme provides 90 researchers from all over the world who recently obtained a PhD, with the opportunity to gain two years of work experience in the challenging, internationally acclaimed and multidisciplinary environment offered by Leiden University, Leiden University Medical Centre, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Erasmus Medical Centre and Delft University of Technology. 

Royal Society University Research Fellowship

This Fellowship provides the opportunity to build an independent research career. Those appointed are expected to be strong candidates for permanent posts in universities at the end of their fellowships. It covers all areas of the life and physical sciences, including engineering, but excluding clinical medicine. Researchers addressing a direct biomedical research question should apply for a Sir Henry Dale Fellowship. Suitable individuals of any nationality can apply for a University Research Fellowship to be held in an eligible UK host research organisation.


The Science4Refugees initiative and EURAXESS portal provide research refugee friendly internships, part-time and full-time jobs, access to an European Research Community, as well as a complete range of information and support services on working and living in Europe.


UE job and funding opportunities.

Agricultural Jobs in France

University Vacancies in Ireland

Science Foundation - Ireland

Irish Research Council

EDGE Fellowship

The Fellowships are for postdoctoral candidates wishing to relocate to Ireland, establish a more permanent base here or return after working overseas. 


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