EFSA’s Scientific Committee and Panels are composed of independent scientific experts who carry out scientific assessments and develop related assessment methodologies.

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New! Panel Renewal 2018

On 1 June 2017 EFSA opens registration for the renewal of its ten Scientific Panels and its Scientific Committee. If you are interested in applying, you can already start preparing your application.

What do you need to do?

Create or update your general profile in our online application system. Under ‘View opportunities’ click on ‘Go to Profile’ in the box ‘My Profile’ on the right-hand side, then follow the instructions. You should also sign up for job alerts on the same page to receive notifications when job opportunities arise. For the panel renewal you need to mark the area ‘Life science’ in the category ‘Interests’ to receive a reminder once registration opens on 1 June.

Selection procedure

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