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  • ISE’s Main Recommendations for Horizon Europe and FP10

    October 26, 2023 Shield Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions and the European Research Council Two programmes, the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) and the European Research Council (ERC), each with different yet complementary objectives and criteria, have demonstrated their exceptional ability to identify excellence in Europe. They are the only programmes currently available for conducting bottom-up, curiosity-driven, and…

  • Statement on the planned ReICO Observatory

    Following the Manifesto for Early Career Researchers that ISE published in September of 2022, and which has been endorsed by 28 European organisations, 33 national organisations and hundreds of individuals, ISE has called for a plan to radically improve working conditions and career paths for early career researchers. In January 2023, then Commissioner for Innovation,…

  • Press Release: ISE on Iliana Ivanova’s nomination

    PRESS RELEASE: ISE on Iliana Ivanova’s nomination Strasbourg, July 3, 2023 ISE welcomes the nomination of Iliana Ivanova as the new Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth. Her experiences as MEP and in the European Court of Auditors render her highly qualified for the position; we hope that the nomination will be quickly…

  • Press Release: ISE on Mariya Gabriel’s Resignation

    PRESS RELEASE: ISE on Mariya Gabriel’s resignation   Strasbourg: May 22, 2023 A week ago, on Monday 15 May, Mariya Gabriel, since 2019 EU Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, tendered her resignation. She accepted a mandate to form a new government in Bulgaria. ISE congratulates her and wishes her success. Undoubtedly, her…

  • Endorsers of the Manifesto

    Endorsers of the Manifesto for Early Career Researchers Here is the list of organisations and individuals who have endorsed the Manifesto for Early Career Researchers (updated February 26, 2023)   European Organisations Initiative for Science in Europe (ISE) Marie Curie Alumni Association (MCAA) Young Academy of Europe (YAE) European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior…

  • new exec coordinator

    ISE appoints Dr. Monica Dietl as Executive Coordinator The president of the Initiative for Science in Europe, Martin Andler, announced on September 1, 2022, the appointment of Dr. Monica Dietl as its new executive coordinator. She succeeds Dr. Marco Masia, to whom the President is very grateful for his commitment and extraordinary service to the…

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    Centrality of researchers in reforming research assessment The Initiative for Science in Europe (ISE) has published a report identifying 18 policy options for stakeholders to improve the ways in which research and researchers are evaluated and rewarded, and to enable a transition to Open Science. This report is ISE’s contribution to current discussions that include…