Competitive recruitment for researchers

Inserm is a public scientific and technological institute which operates under the joint authority of the French Ministries of Health and Research. The institute is dedicated to biomedical research and human health, and is involved in the entire range of activities from the laboratory to the patient's bedside. It also partners with the most prestigious research institutions in the world that are committed to scientific challenges and progress in these fields.

Inserm brings together 15,000 researchers, engineers, technicians, and administrative staff around one common goal: to improve the health of all by advancing knowledge of life and disease, innovation in treatment, and public health research.

In order to lead its research policy as effectively as possible, Inserm owns over 350 research structures spread across France and abroad.

Inserm is the leading European academic biomedical research institution, and with nearly 12,000 publications a year; is second in the world only to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). According to the 2016 ranking by Thomson-Reuters, Inserm is also the world's 9th most innovative public research organization.

2022 Competitive recruitment for CRCN

  • 67 tenure positions​ are offered to researchers m/f dedicated to biomedical research

  • Opening : on the 21th of December 2021

  • Deadline for application :  January 24th, (GMT+1)

  • Running of the events (Committees assessment and hearing) :   from April to May 2022

2022 Competitive recruitment for DR2

  • Registration (including application package downloading): on the 17th of February 2022

  • Registration deadline : March 21th 2022 (GMT+1)

  • Pre-selection : May / June 2022

  • Admissibility interviews : September 2022


If you have technical questions :
For all other questions :