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Whether you have a scientific, administrative or technical profile
come and contribute to the influence of French and European research.
Who are we?

From the study of matter and life to that of human societies, the CNRS explores all fields of science.

Discover the CNRS
  • 32 954researchers, engineers and technicians (M/F)
  • 1200research laboratories
  • 40countries represented
Recruitment highlights
  • In January

    External competitions for researchers

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  • In June

    External competitions engineers & technicians (M/F)

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  • In February and June

    Reserved lane for people with disabilities

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Our latest job offers

The CNRS recruits engineers and technicians (M/F) in all areas of professional activity, as well as doctoral students (M/F) and post-doctoral researchers (M/F) in all scientific disciplines, on fixed-term contracts, in addition to external competitive recruitment campaigns.

FTC Researcher
06.16.2024

Post-doctoral researcher (M/F) in plant development

PALAISEAU - Ile-de-France
FTC PhD Student
06.15.2024

PhD Student (M/F) at IRIF - Algorithms and complexity related to quantum computing

PARIS 13 - Ile-de-France
FTC IT Engineer
06.15.2024

LILLE - Hauts-de-France
FTC IT Engineer
06.15.2024

Data analysis engineer (M/F)

MONTPELLIER - East Occitania
FTC Researcher
06.15.2024

Post-doc: impact of offshore wind energy on employment M/F

NOGENT SUR MARNE - Paris Region

Our researchers (M/F) testify

Céline Vallot
Researcher at the CNRS
"Innovation goes hand in hand with research: multidisciplinary in nature, it allows us to ask new questions, break down silos and stay competitive."
Céline Vallot
Researcher at the CNRS
Etienne Meunier
Biology researcher
"Forget the looks, forget everything else, just go for it!"
Etienne Meunier
Biology researcher
Ingela Alger
Economist
"My books are a source of inspiration, which helps with creativity in everyday life."
Ingela Alger
Economist
Francis Hulin-Hubard
Experimental platform architecture engineer
"I've been lucky enough to work with people with extreme skills. And that's pretty nice."
Francis Hulin-Hubard
Experimental platform architecture engineer
Vincent Villette
Researcher in neurobiology
"It's together that we get to do research."
Vincent Villette
Researcher in neurobiology