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Experts wanted for Horizon 2020 - the biggest EU research and innovation programme

The European Commission needs independent experts for Horizon 2020, the new EU research and innovation programme. The objective is to ensure that EU grants are awarded only to the best research and innovation proposals, based on a rigorous peer-review process

Interested candidates are invited to apply online;efp7_SESSION_ID=GKz6SVJRpvzfZbCflcL7T221ql31YvJLNhjcW1826LV5nwLZW5CF!1893387052 in preparation for the first project proposal evaluations, which are expected to start in early 2014.

The call will remain open for the entire duration of Horizon 2020 (2014-2020).

Experts who registered under the 7th Programme for Research and Technological Development (FP7, 2007-13) and are interested in applying for Horizon 2020 assignments must signal their interest by selecting the new programme in the online platform, and update their fields of expertise.

The REA is expected to select and manage a large share of research and innovation projects under Horizon 2020. The Agency will also manage the evaluation facilities and the support for experts for the whole programme.