Join EMNES as Fellow


The Euro-Mediterranean Network for Economic Studies (EMNES) is a collaborative and innovative regional network of thirty economic and policy research institutions and think tanks from 19 countries of the Mediterranean and beyond working towards a renewed vision for socio-economic development in the region.


What is the role of an EMNES Fellow?

EMNES Fellows are young and/or early-stage career researchers in possession of a recent PhD Degree. EMNES Fellows are actively involved in research activities including but not limited to:

  • Data collection and analysis;
  • Desk research and literature review;
  • Elaboration of working papers (potentially to be submitted in academic journals);
  • Elaboration of policy papers;
  • Participation in EMNES and other relevant events presenting their research conducted for EMNES.


Why to join?

EMNES Fellows have access to:

  • Opportunity to work with renowned academics, economists and policy experts on relevant socio-economic development issues in the Euro-Mediterranean and Africa;
  • Regular support and quality review in order to increase relevant research and policy communication skills;
  • New initiatives and projects where the network is represented;
  • EMNES Academy mainly addressing young and early-stage carrier academic and researchers to benefit from multidisciplinary and peer-to-peer transfer of know-how and exchange of best practices;
  • Policy dialogue meetings with local, regional and international policy and decision makers in order to contribute actively to evidence-based decision and policy making;
  • Increased visibility of their research activities contributing to the network.


How to join?

Individuals complying with the following minimum requirements can join EMNES as Fellows:

  • Phd in economics, political science, finance, international development;
  • A submitted paper selected at an EMNES Annual Conference;
  • Conduct research and publish under EMNES;
  • Recommendations from two members of EMNES Steering Committee.

Individuals applying to become an EMNES Fellow have to submit:

  • Application form – duly filled in and signed;
  • CV in English in Europass format;
  • Motivational letter;
  • Two (2) recommendation letters.

Selection of EMNES Fellows is conducted on a rolling basis and decisions are taken at EMNES Steering Committee Level.

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