Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI)

The Paul Scherrer Institute PSI is the largest research centre for natural and engineering sciences within Switzerland. We perform cutting-edge research in the fields of matter and materials, energy and environment and human health. By performing fundamental and applied research, we work on sustainable solutions for major challenges facing society, science and economy. PSI is committed to the training of future generations. Therefore about one quarter of our staff are post-docs, post- graduates or apprentices. Altogether PSI employs 2000 people.

Open Positions at Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI)

PSI Career Return Program

PSI takes the responsibility to promote talented young scientists and engineers after a career break by providing fellowships for returning to science. This program was launched in 2009 for women. In 2015 it was also awarded to the first male fellow and is now open for female and male candidates.