Competitive selection - Young graduate scientist ("CR2")

Chercheuses de l'équipe de recherche SECRET  © INRIA / Photo Kaksonen

View application conditions and download your file. The next competition for Young graduate scientist will begin on january 2016.

Registration conditions

Registration for the young graduate scientist competition will begin on January 2016, positions as follows :

Research Center Inria Bordeaux - Sud-Ouest : 2 postes

Research Center Inria Grenoble - Rhône-Alpes : 2 postes

Research Center Inria Lille - Nord Europe : 2 postes

Research Center Inria Nancy - Grand-Est  : 2 postes

Research Center Inria de Paris : 2 postes

Research Center Inria Rennes - Bretagne Atlantique : 2 postes

Research Center Inria Saclay - Ile-de-France  : 2 postes

Research Center Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée  : 1 poste

The following may apply:

  • Holders of a doctorate or equivalent degree;
  • Applicants able to prove publications and scientific work deemed equivalent.

There are no age limits or nationality requirements for the recruitment of young graduated scientists.

Please note : candidates wishing to apply for two different competitive exams must prepare and submit two separate application files, modifying the content as appropriate.

Competition implementation

The competitive admission process is held in various stages :

  • Eligibility:  Inria ensures that each applicant fulfils the registration conditions.
  • Pre-selection based on the review of candidates application files:  the committee studies the files of applicants allowed to compete. The committee then draws up a shortlist of pre-selected applicants for the competition who receive a convocation for interviews.
  • Interviews and decisions on acceptability:  pre-selected applicants are then interviewed. After deliberation, the committee compiles the list of acceptable candidates.
  • Acceptance results:  the admission committee reviews the files of acceptable applicants and draws up the list of accepted candidates.

Keywords: Young graduate scientist Researchers Recruitment