Recruitment of contract staff

Contractual job offers

The CNRS recruits engineers and technicians (M/F) in all fields of professional activity, as well as doctoral and post-doctoral researchers (M/F) in all scientific disciplines, on fixed-term contracts (CDD) and permanent contracts (CDI).

CNRS is a partner of Pôle Emploi and Choisir le service public , and is rolling out an action plan to support its contract staff (CDD charter).


Discover our job offers

FTC Researcher

Researcher (M/F) for study of the local reaction environment and the distribution of reaction rates for the key interfaces of the hydrogen cycle

FTC Researcher

Postdoctoral fellow: Head and Neck radiotherapy dose painting from mpMRI-based tumor habitat maps (M/F)

VILLEURBANNE - Rhône-Auvergne
FTC IT Engineer

LYON 08 - Rhône-Auvergne
FTC PhD Student

PhD student (M/F)

- Brittany and Pays de Loire
FTC PhD Student

Thesis (M/F): Cold plasma and artificial intelligence for the detection of ski tumors

ORLEANS - Centre Limousin Poitou-Charentes

Stages of recruitment

Do you want to join the CNRS on a contract basis? You will find below a list of all the steps that will provide you with useful information on the recruitment process.
  • 01
    You send your application
    (CV + cover letter) after creating your candidate space on the Job Portal website
  • 02
    We will contact you
    by mail or by phone after a first selection
  • 03
    You are being interviewed
    You participate in one or more recruitment interviews depending on the position
  • 04
    We give you an answer
    We will contact you by email or by phone (and/or by mail) to let you know if your application is accepted