04/12/2020

Webinar ‘Hosting Researchers at Risk: How employers and hosts can help researchers make the most of their stay’

Categories: News | Webinar

Tags: News | Webinar


A webinar entitled ‘Hosting Researchers at Risk: How employers and hosts can help researchers make the most of their stay’ will be held on December 9th from 10am to 11am CET. It is organized as the part of the Inspireurope project, coordinated by Maynooth University.

During the webinar, the following topics will be discussed:

  • Introduction to the Inspireurope project and opportunities to get involved
  • Perspectives of researchers at risk currently being hosted in European higher education institutions and employed in the private sector
  • An overview of findings on hosting and supporting researchers at risk from the Inspireurope report; Researchers at Risk: Mapping Europe’s Response
  • Opportunities to raise questions with the expert panel and share ideas for future webinar topics

This webinar is intended for representatives of higher education institutions and other organisations such as private and public sector employers, NGOs, private research institutes, and business networks in Europe interested in welcoming researchers at risk to the workplace. The content will be relevant for a wide range of staff interested in hosting/ employing researchers at their organisation, including international office staff, human resource professionals, heads of department, research and development units, research administration offices and organisational leaders.

To participate in the webinar, please fill in the registration form.