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Annual Report

Annual Report

The Annual Report is published once a year in July after having been approved by EMBL Council. Iin 2015, it moved from covering the past academic year to covering the past calendar year, including research highlights from all EMBL Units, important organisational and strategic aspects, and the Director General's responses to the Scientific Advisory Committee reviews of EMBL Scientific Units that were carried out during that year.

Annual Report 2014 | leaf through on Issuu
Annual Report archive

Research at a Glance

Research at a Glance

Research at a Glance gives detailed information on current and future research projects of all group leaders at EMBL.

Research at a Glance 2015 | leaf through on Issuu
Research at a Glance archive

EBI Annual Report

EMBL-EBI Annual Scientific Report

The EMBL-EBI Annual Scientific Reports present an in-depth account of our work at EMBL-EBI. We provide facts and figures on how EMBL-EBI resources are used, where our funding comes from, who is on staff, and what has been happening in all of our teams.

EMBL-EBI Annual Scientific Report 2014
EMBL-EBI Annual Scientific Report archive

EMBL&cetera newsletter

EMBLetc. magazine

In 2014, EMBLetc evolved from a bi-monthly newsletter into a dynamic website, quarterly print magazine, and monthly e-newsletter where you can read about our research, get a glimpse of life in the lab, follow the pursuits of alumni, keep up with innovations in training, and get the inside scoop on conferences and other events.


EMBL brochures are regularly updated to provide current information on EMBL programmes, facilities and services.

EMBL general and unit overview brochures

EMBL overview brochure
EMBL Heidelberg (map and shuttle service)
EMBL Grenoble
EMBL Hamburg
EMBL Hamburg in brief (map)
EMBL Monterotondo in brief (map)
EMBL-EBI Overview (leaf through the brochure)
Molecular Medicine Partnership Unit (MMPU)

EMBL internal training programmes

EMBL International PhD Programme
EMBL Postdoctoral Programme

ATC publications

From molecules to organisms... a permanent exhibition at the EMBL Advanced Training Centre in Heidelberg, Germany. It presents snapshots of EMBL science, inviting you to explore the wide spectrum of life science research carried out in Europe’s leading laboratory for molecular biology.

From molecules to organisms

Science in School

Science in School magazine

Science in School aims to promote inspiring science teaching by encouraging communication among science teachers, scientists and all others involved in European science education. The non-profit journal is published and funded by EIROforum and is based at EMBL Heidelberg, Germany.

EMBL Programme

EMBL 5-year programme

EMBL runs on a 5-year programme which is approved by Council. It is formulated with extensive input and support from internal and external sources such as the EMBL Heads of Units, Faculty members and coordinators of services, training, outreach and technology transfer activities. Regular evaluations of EMBL Units by the Scientific Advisory Committee have also provided crucial input.

EMBL Programme 2012 – 2016
EMBL Programme 2007 – 2011 (Annexes)

EMBL Visitor Programme

Visitor Programme

The Visitor Programme is part of the EMBL International Centre for Advanced Training and provides visiting scientists with logistical and organisational support, to make their stay at EMBL a pleasant and productive experience.

EMBL Visitor Programme | leaf through on Issuu

Career opportunities at EMBL

Career opportunities at EMBL

EMBL is an equal opportunity employer offering attractive conditions and benefits appropriate to an international research organisation. All employees benefit from excellent working conditions, a young and international atmosphere and a high-quality infrastructure of social services.

Career opportunities at EMBL