New! Panel Renewal 2018

On 1 June 2017, EFSA opened registration for the renewal of its ten Scientific Panels and its Scientific Committee. EFSA is looking for over 200 independent experts who will carry out scientific assessments and develop related assessment methodologies.

Every three years EFSA’s Scientific Panels and its Scientific Committee renew their membership.

Are you interested in applying? Click below and follow instructions.


Apply here

Selection procedure

Following a thorough selection process, experts are nominated by the EFSA Management Board based on a shortlist submitted by the Executive Director. Find out more about the establishment of EFSA’s Scientific Committee and Panels.

Learn more

Would you like to know what it is like to be an EFSA expert? Hear the testimonies of experts who are already working in EFSA’s scientific panels.

Are you interested in the area of genetically modified organisms? GMO head Elisabeth Waigmann introduces the work of the GMO Panel.

Are you interested in the area of feed additives? Feed scientists Jaume Galobart i Cots and Rosella Brozzi explain the work of the FEEDAP Panel.

Promotional kit

Do you know someone who might be interested and qualified to become an EFSA expert? Use our promotional material, pass on the message and help us attract top scientists to our Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels.

Stories about the call and all the Scientific Panels and teaser stories    
PowerPoint slides (add these slides to your presentations!)    
Expert video    
Selection of experts animation    
GMO experts video    
Feed experts video