JURE is the network of Junior Researchers of EARLI and dedicated to the interests of all junior researchers in  the field of learning and instruction. The primary aim of our JURE network is to represent and support PhD students on matters that are of interest to them. Furthermore, learning and interaction among junior and senior researchers are significant goals for JURE.

Click here to find out more about how to join the JURE network!

JURE 2022 Conference

July 18th - 22nd 2022

We are happy to invite all junior researchers of EARLI to present their research at the 26th Conference of the Junior Resarchers of EARLI. We would like to encourage you to submit your research to the JURE conference in order to:

  • Share your research among other researchers
  • Discuss and get useful feedback from international experts in the field of learning and instruction
  • Becoming a part of the network of young researchers in your fields.

Find out more here.

JURE membership

JURE membership is aimed at master and PhD students, as well as graduates who have received their doctorate within the last three years.

Being a JURE member allows you to take part in the JURE and EARLI Conferences and meet colleagues from all over Europe. EARLI commits itself to offering junior researchers the opportunity to become actively involved in the association, at a strongly reduced fee (€ 35 per calendar year).

Additionally, as a JURE member, you are entitled to SIG memberships free of charge!
Simply make sure to complete your JURE membership order first (incl. sending a proof of student's status) before ordering your complimentary SIG memberships.

Click here to find out more about JURE membership.


JURE Career Day

The annual JURE Career Day offers junior researchers the opportunity to engage with questions about and advice on career building and opportunities beyond your PhD. Through direct, informal interaction with senior researchers as well as a number of workshops focusing on career building and corresponding academic skills, we aim to support junior researchers in their academic endeavours.

The JURE International Organisation Committee (IOC) and the Portfolio Holder for JURE of the EARLI Executive Committee would like to invite you to the second online JURE Career Day on the 22nd of February 2022.

The programme will consist out of four workshops, an interactive lunch with professors and a Q and A session about the JURE Mentoring Grant with Rachelle Esterhazy.

With workshops by:
Dr. Ann-Kathrin Schindler on Pathways into Other Research Fields
Dr. Dominik Froehlich on Academic Networking
Prof. Dr. Jo Van Herwegen on Academic Writing and Publishing
Dr. Renske Bouwer, Dr. Fien De Smedt and Dr. Emmelien Merchie on Career Paths within Academia

More details about the programme to be announced!

REGISTER NOW for the online JURE Career Day 2022!


Each year, five JURE members will be given the opportunity to benefit from an international mentoring visit for a period of 2-4 weeks.  The mentor, who is an EARLI member and an experienced scholar in his/her respective field, can provide guidance and support to the doctoral student in a variety of themes. This grant is not intended to finance regular PhD-project activities.

Applications are welcomed until the 3rd of March, 2022 (midnight CET).
Consult the full call here.

Consult the application form here.


Mentoring Grant Testimonials

Check out how our 2019 Mentoring Grant winners experienced their visits: