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You’ll join a community of world-class researchers and skilled professionals devoted to understanding fundamental questions about human health and disease. We offer attractive conditions and benefits to attract and retain the brightest talent.

  • International Environment: IRB Barcelona is home to nearly 450 research, technical and support staff from 35 countries.
  • Multidisciplinary Research: Research of excellence at the unique interface between biology, chemistry, and structural and computational biology.
  • Continuous Training: Transversal and general training is offered to our community (examples include research seminars, conferences, training in time management, scientific integrity, gender equality, health and safety, and emotional wellbeing).
  • Language Courses (Catalan, Spanish & English):  Language courses are provided onsite and free of charge.
  • Relocation & Visa Assistance: Trained staff provides support on visa paperwork, administrative requirements, and practical information on living and working in Barcelona, etc.
  • Social Life: We like to have fun. We promote several activities, like a Football League, an annual skiing trip, a Mountaineering Club, a Running Club and "Cool-off sessions", where members meet informally for drinks, snacks and scientific discussions. 
  • Be Healthy, Be IRB: Our members can enjoy in-house yoga & zumba classes, “Feel-good Tuesdays” with low-cost physiotherapy sessions, health and safety training, gym discounts, etc.
  • You & Your Family Matter: Work-life balance is a priority and we offer discounts for child-care services, and a “Som UB” member card, which offers discounts for theatres, travel, insurance, etc.





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    IRB Barcelona - Institute for Research in Biomedicine
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