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

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JURE 2019 Conference

August 10th - 11th 2019

JURE organises annual (pre-) conferences that offer the possibility to meet fellow junior researchers from all over Europe, to exchange ideas and experiences with junior and senior researchers and to develop research skills in an international context. JURE provides an environment where juniors can socialise and participate in a scientific community.

The JURE 2019 Pre-conference will take place at the RWTH University in Aachen, Germany.

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JURE 2020 - International Organising Committee

As EARLI is the biggest educational association in Europe and JURE is the only type of Junior Conference of its kind, you will get a unique insight into the workings of the association and first hand experience in Conference organising. As such, organising a JURE Summer School offers an authentic training in conference organising and management.

You will also be working together with peers from all over Europe, allowing for an interesting exchange between colleagues and great networking opportunities! 

And, of course, it is great fun to be part of the organising committee!

Please be advised that you will need your supervisor's permission before applying.

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Applications are welcome at info@earli.org until the 10th of May, 2019.

JURE membership

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

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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.

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Mentoring Grant Testimonials

Check out how our 2018 Mentoring Grant winners experienced their visits: