In 2019 around 760 researchers were working in IMDEA institutes, of which 43% were doctors. Of these, approximately 42% were from abroad and more than half have obtained qualifications from foreign universities and bring experience from other research centres outside Spain.
Since it was founded, IMDEA has attracted outstanding researchers with international experience. Its selection processes follows the standards used by the best research centres in the world, being based strictly on scientific criteria and without regard to borders.
and support staff
- Almost 18,000 citations
- Over 700 indexed publications
For the IMDEA institutes the training phase of a researcher’s career is important.
- IMDEA institutes collaborate with 351 researchers in the early stages of their professional career.
- 53 doctoral theses have been defended.