EPFL Life Sciences Early Independent Research Scholar (ELISIR)

From exceptional PhD directly to independent group leader

The School of Life Sciences at EPFL, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, invites nominations of an early career scientist with exceptional promise to become an EPFL Life Sciences Independent Research Scholar (ELISIR).

Program description

More details about the the independent research scholar program

How to apply

Information about the application process for ELISIR calls and selection criteria. Successful applicants will be invited for interviews on campus in spring 2024.

Current scholars

Find out more about the current ELISIR scholars

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