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Annual recruitment campaigns

External recruitment examinations

Researchers

Every year, CNRS recruits permanent researchers in all scientific disciplines.

Timetable for the 2014 recruitment campaign

Opening date for applications December 2, 2013
Deadline for applications January 6, 2014
Pre-selection based on written applications,
possibly followed by an interview
February - July
Announcement of results July
First day on the job October 1st

Engineers, technicians, etc.

Each year, CNRS recruits engineers, technicians and administrative personnel. These are men and women with educational levels ranging from technical school certification to PhD degrees. They will perform more than 120 different professional functions to assist and facilitate our research activities.

Timetable for the 2014 recruitment campaign

Opening date for applications Febuary 28
Deadline for applications March 31
Pre-selection based on written applications April 7 to 18
Examinations May 22 to 5
Announcement of results May
First day on the job June 1st

Contractual recruitment of disabled staff

Disabled researchers

Each year, CNRS offers employment contracts to a number of disabled researchers who qualify to benefit from the organization's obligation to employ disabled workers provided for in the French Labor Code.

Timetable for the 2014 recruitment campaign

Opening date for applications February
Deadline for applications March
Pre-selection based on written applications March - April
Interviews April - June
Announcement of results July
First day on the job November 1st

Disabled engineers and technicians

Each year, CNRS offers employment contracts to a number of disabled engineers and technicians who qualify to benefit from the organization's obligation to employ disabled workers, as provided for in the French Labor Code.

Timetable for the 2013 recruitment campaign

Opening date for applications June
Deadline for applications July
Selection based on written applications October - November
Announcement of results November
First day on the job December 1st

Disabled PhD students

Each year, CNRS offers PhD research contracts to disabled students. This three-year program must result in the completion of a thesis.

Timetable for the 2013 recruitment campaign

Opening date for applications February
Deadline for applications June
Announcement of results July
First day on the job October 1st

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