STAIRCASE: Sustainable Working Conditions in Academia Survey

The STAIRCASE survey, conducted by researchers for researchers, aims to bring about transformative change within the academic system, through the identification of factors that foster healthy and sustainable working conditions. By sharing your experiences regarding mental health and working conditions, you are directly  contributing to the generation of valuable insights that will yield evidence-based recommendations for policy changes.

Please fill out the Staircase Survey here:

Your participation is instrumental to ensuring proper representation of your institution and country. By actively participating, you enhance the likelihood of gathering sufficient data to develop tailored recommendations that are specific to your unique context and circumstances.

We will officially open the survey at a launch event on September 15th 2023 at 15:00 CET. Register now at:

Introductory video of the STAIRCASE survey for Individual Researchers

Introductory video of the STAIRCASE survey for Institutional Representatives

The ReMO COST Action on Researcher Mental Health is funded by the COST Association with support from the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme of the EU under the project number CA19117.