Alumni RelationsAbout us
The EMBL Alumni Association and the EMBL Alumni Office support EMBL in its mission to promote science and scientific exchange in the field of life sciences throughout Europe. They do so by maintaining the network between EMBL staff and alumni, and in promoting and supporting this network in science research and careers.
Our alumni: EMBL has approx. 6,000 alumni (former scientific, technical and administrative staff). 80% live in the EMBL member and associate member states. 80% continue to work in academia.
Click button on left for detailed alumni facts and figures.
Click the Alumni Google map to the right of this page for country-specific information and the list of the lost.
Our board: The EMBL Alumni Association Board (EAA) members represent alumni, conduct the business of the Association at their twice yearly meetings and through e-mail correspondence with the Alumni Office throughout the year, decide on policies and actions, and promote and help organise alumni activities, events and networks. They are elected by the Association members for a term of four years. Click button to learn about current and past board members, as well as working groups.
Our office: The Alumni Office is the interface between EMBL and its alumni. In discussion with the EMBL Director and the Alumni Association board, the Alumni Office plans and executes alumni initiatives, activities and events which support the EMBL mission, and therefore EMBL and alumni. The office also manages all general alumni-related housekeeping with the support of EMBL departments (data management, communication, marketing, fundraising, board meetings).
- Alumni Google Map Click pins on the map to see alumni and link to their institutes
- Alumni Donations Click to learn how you can support the EMBL Alumni Association