ICM Talent Attraction program

by Gemma Giménez Papiol

The Institut de Ciències del Mar, a research institute from the Spanish Research Council, CSIC, focused on Marine Sciences and based in Barcelona (https://www.icm.csic.es/en) has a program for talent attraction.
Currently there is an open call of Early Expressions of Interest for potential candidates to MSCA and Junior Leader calls, who can benefit from an ICM support program for the preparation of proposals:
The support program includes:
  • 2-day training package (8-9 April 2024) on "How to write successful MSCA and Junior Leader Incoming Postdoctoral proposals"


  • Networking and collaboration opportunities with ICM research groups.


  • Continuous guidance and feedback for technical & scientific aspects, helping researchers to prepare a competitive proposal.


  • 1-week INVITED VISITS to ICM for the 5 highest-quality Expressions of Interests received to fully enjoy this tailored support services in person and participate in the 2024 UN Ocean Decade Conference (10-12 April 2024, Barcelona).