Opportunities for fleeing Ukrainian scientists and professionals

As part of its mission, the University’s role is to welcome researchers, scientists and professional from all over the world. During these difficult times we find it especially important to welcome Ukrainian researchers, scientists and professionals and make that process as smooth as possible.

You will find a contact person for each of the open positions below. They will be able to help you with your application and give you more information if you are interested in the position. Don’t hesitate to contact them. Our goal is to answer your questions as fast as possible, and select each of these positions rapidly.

Faculty/ department Contact person Place Nature of the position Funding Description

IMCN (Institute of Condensed Matter and Nanosciences)

Debecker Damien

Louvain-la-Neuve Research Maybe

Integration in our research team (heterogeneous catalysis, green chem, biocatalysis) for a master internship, PhD, or postdoc. Mostly possibility of hosting for a few months. Possibly with a grant.

Debecker Lab

LSM (Louvain School of Management)/LOURIM Louvain Research Institute in Management and Organizations

Taskin Laurent




- Hosting of students in the LLSMS2073 - Strategic Human Resource Management course, given in English in the LSM master's program.

- Hosting of research interns (1) in the labor-H research laboratory, in the field of human resource management and organizational sciences: participation in projects and team dynamics.

LIBST (Louvain Institute of Biomolecular Science and Technology)

Hachez Charles


Louvain-la-Neuve Research

1 Year

Deadline: Review of applications will continue until end of June or until the position is filled

Postdoctoral Position in Plant Molecular Biology


IPSY (Psychological Sciences Research Institute) Casini Annalisa Louvain-la-Neuve Internship  

Offer to host two interns (English-speaking) to collaborate with the members of our laboratory on two research projects dealing with 1/ discrimination against LGTB+ people and 2/ the antecedents of transnegativity.

Psychological Sciences Research Institute

ELI/ELIE (Earth and Life Institute) Vanclooster Marnik Louvain-la-Neuve Research No

Offer to host Ukrainian researchers who wish to work on environmental aspects of Ukraine, especially related to the protection of water resources (potential impacts of the crisis on the degradation of water resources, on water security, ...). We cannot finance this research in the form of salary or grant. However, we can give access to Ukrainian researchers to our laboratories and expertise in this field.

Earth and life institute

NMSK (Neuro Musculo Skeletal Lab), IREC (Institute of Experimental and Clinical Research) Olszewski Raphael Brussels Research Maybe

Offer to host a PhD student/post-doctoral fellow/clinician who wishes to start a new career as a scientist/researcher/academic/teacher in dental radiology, in my Oral and maxillofacial surgery lab (OMFS Lab) within pole NMSK, IREC, in Brussels. Maybe with a grant.

Languages spoken: English or Polish or French.

Neuro musculo skeletal Lab