Deadline : Wednesday 6, January 2016


Applicants must choose a host laboratory among the different entities of the  Institut Pasteur and contact the head of this entity before preparing their applications.


They should  send a copy of their application to the head of the host entity and to the concerned Department Director.


Applicants will be auditioned on April 6 and 7, 2016 and applications examined by  the evaluation committee (COMESP) on April 8, 2016. 
If the number of candidates is very high, only pre-selected candidates will be interviewed.


Constitution of the file:

20 copies of each of the following:

  • a letter of introduction and support from the head of the Pasteur laboratory the candidate wishes to join,
  • a complete curriculum vitae according to the specified model
  • a list of publications,
  • a summary of professional achievements (max. 3 pages),
  • the proposed research program, with title (max. 3 pages), 
  • a summary of the research program (15 to 20 lines) including 5 key words,
  • an organizational chart of the host unit.

           ->  The candidate’s application must be sent by e-mail to

1 copy: 

  • a passport size photo, 
  • one extra copy of curriculum vitae (see above),
  • the reading grid completed by the candidate when specified (a word file should also be sent to

Candidates should arrange for three letters (maximum) of recommendation to be sent directly by the signatory.


Dossiers and letters of recommendation should be sent (separately), by Wednesday 6, January 2016 (17:00 pm) to:


Secrétariat de M. Patrick TRIEU-CUOT (Bureau 01 - CIS - 4ème étage)
Direction des Carrières Scientifiques
28, rue du Dr Roux, 75724 PARIS CEDEX 15
TEL. : 33 (0)1 45 68 88 15 - FAX : 33 (0)1 40 61 31 59

For further information, mail to

Updated on 24/11/2015