European research organisations
Agencia Estatal Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)
CSIC is Spain’s largest public research institution and ranks third among Europe’s largest research organizations. CSIC has more than 10.000 employees, including nearly 4.000 staff researchers, and 120 Institutes. CSIC is a major player in the development of the European research area and therefore a significant contributor to the European integration process.
CSIC has participated in 266 Marie Curie projects, in 7FP and in more than 200 Marie Curie projects in H2020. The host institute is the Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies (IMEDEA-CSIC-UIB), a Research Centre of Excellence María de Maeztu, which is a Spanish distinction that recognises its scientific leadership and impact at a global level.