INRAE ​​is a public research institution under the dual authority of the Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Research. Its permanent agents, recruited by competition, have the status of civil servant and belong to the State Public Service.

future registrations from the end of January 2021

Open competions for research scientists (CRCN)

Candidates must have a PhD or equivalent

Each year, INRAE organises open competitions to recruit research scientists on permanent positions. The recruitment campaign is generally aimed at researchers who have recently obtained their PhD.

Closed registration The selection process is ongoing

Open competitions for research directors (DR2)

Candidates must have a PhD and 8 years' experience in research

These open competitions are intended for experienced researchers. Research directors are recognized experts, committed to joint scientific leadership, able to design, lead, coordinate, and promote research, in particular at European and international level.

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