The European Parliament is issuing an invitation for academics to take part in the ‘MEP-Scientist Pairing Scheme 2015’. The EU recognise the importance of scientific expertise in informing policy-maker dealing with global challenges, from climate change to feeding the world, from an ageing population to energy security. The MEP-Scientist Pairing Scheme provides an opportunity for scientists to influence policy makers and gain a better understanding of the EU science, technology and research policy framework.
Interested parties should download the application form for more details (website). Please note that the deadline for application is the 31st of July 2015.