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Develop your career as an EFSA scientific expert, staff member, visiting professional or trainee. We are always on the look-out for exciting talent from a range of scientific disciplines and other professions.


Work for us


Contribute to our scientific work


Join us and enhance our partnerships

Young professionals

Be one of our next trainees


Increase your knowledge in risk assessment through our fellowship program

Working for EFSA means being part of a challenging, multicultural environment. We offer:

  • A rewarding mission: You will be part of an organisation that works to keep Europe’s food safe.
  • Staff growth and development: We provide opportunities to help you develop professionally, such as regular feedback on your work and training.
  • Multicultural work environment: You will work with experienced colleagues from all over Europe and beyond.
  • Healthy lifestyle: We support your health and wellbeing. We organise a wide range of welfare and recreation activities, such as sport teams and a community garden.
  • Life in Parma: Parma is in Northern Italy, in a beautiful area surrounded by parks, vineyards, lakes and antique castles. It is a culturally rich destination, close to other important cities, such as Milan and Bologna.