Career Development

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Exploring Careers for Researchers: The "No limits" Toolkit

- identify what's important for you in your career

- plan to build on your skills and knowledge

- consider a wide range of career options.

- make a plan to reach your professional development goals.


Test yours or your organisation Researcher Career Development Scheme


Responsible Research and Innovation

  • What is Responsible Reserach and Innovation?
    • RRI is Involving society in science and innovation ‘very upstream' in the processes of R&I to align its outcomes with the values of society.
    • A wide umbrella connecting different aspects of the relationship between R&I and society: public engagement, open access, gender equality, science education, ethics, and governance.
    • A cross-cutting issue in Horizon 2020, the EU Programme for Research and Innovation 2014-2020.


  • The RRI Toolkit can help you to: 
    • Design and develop your project
    • Find resources through a search engine
    • Find partners through the stakeholders-dedicated pages (among research community, policy makers, business and industry, educators, and civil society organizations)
    • Implement RRI in a practical way while integrating key policy agendas in your project (ethics, gender equality, governance, open access, public engagement or science education) using the How-tos tool
    • Reflect on your professional practice and find resources that fit your needs through the Self-Reflection Tool


Go into Industry:

  • The Enterprise Europe Network

Find your industrial partner, assess your technology, identify its potential and needs and find funding opportunities. See:

- the list of the EEN free services.

- collaboration and funding opportunities in the different Sector Groups

- the EEN Database for Technological Offers and Search

- the EEN Events 


Training Oportunities:


Find information sessions on H2020 Funding Opportunities:


Some EURAXESS studies on Career Development