Post Career Break Fellowship

18 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
15 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Eligibility and closing date

  • You have been on a career break for personal reasons such as family or caring responsibilities or health issues for at least 2 years.
    - Periods of unemployment do not count as a career break within this programme.
    - A change in the field from your studies or in the direction of your career does not constitute a career break within the spirit of our programme. 
  • You have a Masters level diploma or PhD with between 4 and 10 years relevant experience after the MSc (Senior Fellow profile), if you are applying in experimental or theoretical physics, you have a PhD (or are about to finish your thesis).
    OR you have a BSc or technical engineer diploma with no more than 4 years relevant experience (Junior Fellow profile). Junior Fellows must be nationals of one of CERN's Member States.

Please note that an individual may only benefit from Fellow status at CERN for a maximum of 36 months. The minimum duration of a Fellow contract is 6 months.

Candidates who are registered as CERN Users may be asked to justify how their status relates to their application.