Welcome to CERN

CERN is a truly unique organisation. A genuine collaboration between countries, universities and scientists, driven not by profit margins, but by a commitment to create and share knowledge.

People here are part of immense scientific discoveries, answering some of life's most complex questions and pushing the boundaries of understanding. Experts from every field come here to share in this ambition and the nature of this collaborative, international community creates a genuine atmosphere of trust.

History's being made here - and the excitement is tangible. It is the only place in the world where you can do this work in this way.

Higgs event

Working in a place like nowhere else on earth

Job Opportunities

Experimental Physicist

  • Competitive
  • Switzerland
  • 19 Feb 2019

At CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, physicists and engineers are probing the fundamental structure of the universe. Using the world's largest and most complex scientific instruments, they study the basic constituents of matter - fundamental particles that are made to collide together at close to the speed of light. The process gives physicists clues about how particles interact, and provides insights into the fundamental laws of nature. Find out more on http://home.cern.Experience:Preferably from to 2 to 6 years of post-doctoral experience in the field of particle physics.Experience in data analysis, in the use of on-line or off-line software and competence in...

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