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Research and teaching centre
environmental geosciences
Research and teaching centre
environmental geosciences

Technician and Engineer

Engineers and technicians represent a wide range of skills and professions at the service of research: statistics, secretarial work, documentation, law, IT, publishing, graphics, translation, communication, etc.

The engineers, technicians and administrative staff provide technical support for the production, dissemination and promotion of the unit's scientific work.

They can work in :

  • Higher education institutions (universities, national polytechnic institutes, engineering schools) and public research or higher education and research institutions;
  • Large institutions (Collège de France, Institut de France, Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, Muséum national d'histoire naturelle, Observatoire de Paris);
  • Institutions under the authority of the Ministry of Education (NPRI, CNDP, CNED, ONISEP, CEREQ.) ;
  • Academic rectorates ;
  • High schools.

Testimonies of engineers and technicians  


Research Engineer - Sustainable Environment Team

"We have a great deal of freedom in our work and we are extraordinarily fortunate to be able to put our (sometimes slightly eccentric) ideas into action to try to understand how the world works,...."

Research Engineer - Sustainable Environment Team

"I work at CEREGE in a laboratory that looks at the impact of new technologies on the environment,...."

Research Engineer - Reservoir and Hydrosystem Resources Team

"We are currently working a lot on the use of photogrammetry, which allows us to restore the relief with great precision from photographs, in the fields of fluvial and coastal geomorphology, .....

Research Engineer - Reservoir Resources and Hydrosystems Team

"My job is to help by making methods to model underground geological objects, what I really like is to implement mathematical and computer methods to study objects..."