Eurodoc - European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers

Eurodoc is the European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers. It is an international federation of 32 national organisations of PhD candidates, and more generally of young researchers from 32 countries of the European Union and the Council of Europe.
Eurodoc has several workgroups: Career Development, Gender Equality, Interdisciplinarity, Mobility, Policy Research, Open Access, Governance, Finance, and Communication. The three latter are internal workgroups. All the workgroups serve as a platform for dealing with specific topics of young researchers in Europe

Eurodoc 2016. Early stage researchers’ training – which future?

As representatives of actionuni der Schweizer Mittelbau Salome Adam, William Ralvenius(VAUZ) and Clemens Nyffeler(EPFL) attended the annual Eurodoc conference as well as the Annual General Meeting in Luxembourg from 20-23 April 2016. They have written an interesting report about discussions on the future of young researchers in Europe, European funding schemes and eastern european PhD training…