The EU-Mediterranean and African Network for Economic Studies (EMANES) is a collaborative and innovative regional network of economic and policy research institutions and think tanks from Europe, the Mediterranean and Africa working towards a renewed vision for socio-economic development in the region that brings prosperity, sustainability, inclusion and resilience.


What is the role of an EMANES Fellow?

EMANES Fellows are researchers in possession of a PhD. EMANES Fellows are actively involved in research activities including but not limited to:

  • Data collection and analysis;
  • Desk research and literature review;
  • Elaboration of working papers (potentially to be submitted in academic journals);
  • Elaboration of policy papers;
  • Participation in EMANES and other relevant events presenting their research conducted for EMANES


Why to join?

EMANES Fellows have access to:

  • Opportunity to work with renowned academics, economists and policy experts on relevant socio-economic development issues in the Euro-Mediterranean and Africa;
  • Regular support and quality review in order to increase relevant research and policy communication skills;
  • New initiatives and projects where the network is represented;
  • EMANES Academy mainly addressing young and early-stage career academic and researchers, offering multidisciplinary and peer-to-peer transfer of know-how and exchange of best practices;
  • Policy dialogue meetings with local, regional and international policy- and decision-makers in order to contribute actively to evidence-based decision- and policy-making;
  • Increased visibility of their research activities contributing to the network.


How to join?

Individuals complying with the following minimum requirements can join EMANES as Fellows:

  • PhD in economics, political science, finance, international development;
  • A submitted paper selected at an EMANES Annual Conference;
  • Conduct research and publish under EMANES;
  • Recommendations from two members of EMANES Steering Committee.

Individuals applying to become an EMANES Fellow have to submit:

  • Application form – duly filled in and signed;
  • CV in English in Europass format;
  • Motivational letter;
  • Two (2) recommendation letters

Selection of EMANES Fellows is conducted on a rolling basis and decisions are taken at EMANES Steering Committee Level.

The application should be sent to sandra.challita@euromed-economists.org

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