Working at UGA

Working at Université Grenoble Alpes means joining a dynamic university campus and one of France's top 10 higher education establishments. Join our team of 7,800 staff and benefit from a rich and diverse skills set, career management and an excellent quality of working life!

Bring meaning to your work

Help achieve the university's goals of supporting students in higher education, preparing the professions of the future, pushing research forward, and developing partnerships and operations abroad.

Benefit from the territory's scientific appeal

Work in an innovative ecosystem based on the close interaction between the university, major research centers and multi-national corporations. The Grenoble area benefits notably from the presence of large-scale European research facilities and a dynamic economic network.

Contribute to educational innovation

Help put into action innovative teaching methods, focused on practical experience linked to real-life situations, and designed to make students active and motivated stakeholders in their professional goals.

Benefit from personalized career support

Join a broad-minded university which encourages internal experiences, supports its staff in their careers through a specially adapted training plan, and which enables links to other private and public sectors, and even abroad.

Bring your career to an international level

Working at Université Grenoble Alpes gives you the opportunity to train, teach or deepen your knowledge in your professional field by going on a mobility program in an international partner institution thanks to the European Union's Erasmus+ program.

Choose a dedicated employer

Working at Université Grenoble Alpes means knowing that your employer is working to improve your quality of life at work, considers your personal situation (special needs, caregiver, parent, elected official) and is committed to fighting all forms of sexual or sexist violence, discrimination (e.g., origin, sex, beliefs, opinions or physical characteristics) or psychosocial risk. Université Grenoble Alpes has been awarded the HR Excellence in Research label and implements the principles of the European Charter for Researchers and the Code of Conduct for the Recruitment of Researchers.

Develop your career in a motivational environment

Be part of an exceptional professional setting with a unique panoramic view of the Grenoble mountains, and at a campus with excellent public transport and cycling paths. Develop yourself personally and professionally in a youthful, dynamic and stimulating environment that brings together a huge variety of cultures, profiles and professions.

Reconcile your professional and personal life

Benefit from 45 days of leave a year, varied options for working hours (including part-time remote working), social services adapted to your situation, as well as a number of sports, leisure and artistic activities on campus.

Published on  January 22, 2020
Updated on September 23, 2022