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The Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) is an international biomedical research institute of excellence, created in 2000 and counts today about 500 employees. The mission of the CRG is to discover and advance knowledge for the benefit of society, public health and economic prosperity. The CRG believes that the medicine of the future depends on the groundbreaking science of today. This requires an interdisciplinary scientific team focused on understanding the complexity of life from the genome to the cell to a whole organism and its interaction with the environment, offering an integrated view of genetic diseases.

The EMERALD fellows will receive a working contract for 42 months, with a highly competitive yearly gross salary of 26,414.92 EUR, plus additional benefits.

The CRG is part of the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB), one of the scientific parks in the city. The PRBB hosts institutions like the Experimental and Health Sciences Department (CEXS) of Pompeu Fabra University, the Hospital del Mar Medical Research Institute (IMIM), the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), the Institute of Evolutionary Biology (IBE), and one of the sites of European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL Barcelona).

The CRG is part of the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB), which is physically connected to the Hospital del Mar. The CRG is strongly committed to collaborations with hospitals and clinical research centres to bridge fundamental with translational research. Have a look at our institutional collaboration partners.

The CRG International PhD Programme combines dedicated mentoring and scientific training to support early independence and creativity. The programme offers committed supervision by the academic and training staff, along with training in science and transferable skills, seminars, retreats, symposia and social activities. The PhD committee supervises the implementation of the PhD course, it is chaired by two PIs and includes PIs and PhD representatives from each programme and the academic and training coordinators. The programme has been running for 15 years and is highly competitive, receiving around 400 applications from over 50 different countries and admitting 20-30 students every year.

The building is in the sea front of the Barceloneta beach, next to the Olympic Harbour and besides the Hospital del Mar, in a modern district of the city with high standing recreational and cultural equipment. The CRG is committed to support employees conciliation of private and work life.

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