HRE (Human & Robotic Exploration) Research Fellowship


Applications for the 2020 ESA HRE Research Fellowships have closed.

Please check back for our next opportunities which will be released in October 2021 for take-up duty in 2022.


2020 HRE Research Fellowship Opportunities

A flavour of the projects and profiles can be derived from the 2020 opportunities:


European Astronaut Centre (EAC) in Cologne, Germany

  • Tools and Instrumentation for Planetary Surface Exploration and Analogue Training and Testing
  • Evaluation and validation of non-invasive Cardiac Output monitoring for Low Earth Orbit and exploration missions
  • Virtual Reality Lab for Lunar Surface representation
  • Movement in Low Gravity environments (MoLo) experiment series


European Centre for Space Applications and Telecommunications (ECSAT) in Harwell, UK

  • Exploration mission analogues Research and Development


European Space Technology Centre (ESTEC) in Noordwijk, Netherlands

  • Lunar Landing Sites Analyses and Lunar Data Management
  • Extraterrestrial Samples
  • Space Resources
  • Concept for a Facility for the Production of Cultivated Meat in Deep Space Missions