New calls for Postdoctoral Fellows

Ramón y Cajal and Juan de la Cierva programs offer employment at EBD-CSIC

The Doñana Biological Station (Estación Biológica de Doñana, EBD; Seville, Spain) is seeking to incorporate Junior Group Leaders through the Ramón y Cajal program and postdoctoral researchers through the Juan de la Cierva-formación program, both programs are financed by the Spanish government.

Timeline Ramón y Cajal program applications: January 18th to February 8th 2022); Official Call

Timeline Juan de a Cierva applications: January 20th to February 3rd 2022); Official Call


Montserrat Vilà, honoured with the National Research Award 2021

Montserrat Vilà, research professor at the Doñana Biological Station (EBD-CSIC) has been awarded the Alejandro Malaspina National Award in the area of ??Natural Resources Sciences and Technologies. This prize is part of the National Research Awards granted by the Ministry of Science and Innovation of Spain, the most important recognition in Spain in the field of scientific research.

Vilà has received this award for her contributions in the field of the ecology of invasive alien species and its application to the conservation of ecosystems. She studies the biology of conservation and the effects of global change in Mediterranean ecosystems, specially the factors that determine the invasion by introduced species.

The National Research Awards were created in 1982 with the aim of recognizing the merit of those Spanish researchers who are carrying out outstanding work in their respective scientific fields that contribute in a relevant way to the advancement of knowledge and progress. This is the second time that the ten categories of these awards have been announced in the same year. In this edition, a total of 119 applications have been received. Of the 115 who were admitted, 27 were women and 88 men.