1. Introduction

This survey aims to gather data on the European scientific diasporas/networks¹ (EU member countries and associated countries) to explore their current needs, challenges, and career plans as well as their willingness to get more connected with each other. Your participation will help to reveal the current dynamics of European researchers living and working outside of Europe.

This data-gathering initiative is organized by EURAXESS Worldwide, a European Union project delivering information and support services to professional researchers², including Ph.D. candidates from the EU member countries and associated countries³. We aim to provide feedback and insights based on the input of researchers from EU member countries and associated countries.

Completion of the questionnaire takes approximately ten minutes.

The deadline for submissions Monday, January 31st, 2022 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time.

Thank you for participating in this survey!

¹ The term “scientific diasporas” in the context of this survey refers to researchers who live and/or work in a country outside the country of their birth, either on a temporary or a permanent basis.

² A researcher is someone;
  • carrying out research OR
  • supervising research OR
  • improving or developing new products/processes/services OR
  • supervising the improvement or development of new products/processes/services

³ 1. Albania, 2. Armenia, 3. Bosnia and Herzegovina, 4. Faroe Islands, 5. Georgia, 6. Iceland, 7. Israel, 8. Kosovo****, 9. Moldova, 10. Montenegro, 11. Morocco, 12. North Macedonia, 13. Norway, 14. Serbia, 15. Tunisia, 16. Turkey, 17. Ukraine, 18. United Kingdom.

**** This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244/1999 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.

GDPR Statement:
The processing of your personal data, undertaken by the EURAXESS Worldwide, will take place in compliance with the EU General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (the "GDPR"), as well as any applicable national data protection legislation. These personal data may be communicated by the EURAXESS to interested stakeholders, i.e., administrative, event organizers. Additional information on how the EURAXESS deals with personal data and protects personal data is available upon request.

Question Title

* 1. I agree the data can be used for research- and policy-related publications such as reports and academic papers, and I understand that no personal data will be published.

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