This committee deals with research policies at Strasbourg University and in governing bodies.
- Local scale: In the region, Addal intervenes and participates in influencing the decisions which are made by the Strasbourg University Research Council. Currently, there is one elected Addal member in session at the council. This ensures permanent and immediate exchange with key representatives and the President of Strasbourg University.
- National scale: Through theConfederation of Young Researchers (CJC), Addal can influence and take a position regarding decisions made by the Ministry of Research. The CJC comprises approximately 40 Early Stage Researcher associations nationwide, and there are meetings every three months in order to raise awareness over important issues regarding the status of researchers.
- International scale: Addal participates in the European Council for Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers (Eurodoc), an international federation of 32 national associations of the European Union and the Council of Europe. Eurodoc monitors the situation of early career researchers in Europ with respect to different parameters (e.g. mobility, working conditions, employment opportunities, career paths, doctoral supervision and training), to improve conditions of researchers.
We also advise PhD candidates and PhDs facing troubles or having questions by organizing confidential meetings.
Finally, this committee organizes informative meetings opened to all PhDs candidates to discuss laws and recent amendments concerning PhDs.
Understand your doctoral contract
Employment in research: from France to Europe