Definition of an Emerging Researcher

An Emerging Researcher (ER) in EERA is someone who, within 5 years of completing a Ph.D., or during doctoral or master studies or research career, is interested in:

  • broadening research training and professional development experiences internationally;
  • exchange experiences and ideas about research and research training;
  • developing research projects in collaboration with researchers of different countries;
  • actively participating in an European research community for Emerging Researchers.

The Emerging Researchers' Group runs a mailing list and invites researchers to join. To join the mailing list, send a blank message to erg-subscribe(at)

Join the ERG platform "EERA Emerging Researchers' Group" on LinkedIn This space for the ERG has the purpose of being a more interactive platform where members can contact each other directly and where they may exchange information and resources. It will also provide information about the ERG activities.

ERG on the EERA Blog

Learn more about the Emerging Researchers' Group on the EERA Blog

What is ERG?

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