The new head of the European Research Council will have more power and focus than former presidents, says Ernst-Ludwig Winnacker.
20 March 2013
WANTED: An ambitious and skilled science administrator to oversee a continent-wide research programme with considerable impact and a steadily increasing budget. Diplomatic skills essential. Must be able to travel.
One of the most appealing jobs in global science is now available.
The European Research Council (ERC) is looking for a new president, and the European Commission, which guarantees the autonomy and integrity of the council, has set up an independent search committee to find just the right person…