CeMM is proud to be ranked as the best European place to work in Academia, according to a survey by The Scientist that was published on August 1, 2012. Internationally CeMM appears at the fourth place. The survey ranks academic as well as personal satisfaction in the working environment and has been carried out for the last 10 years by the journal.
At CeMM, emphasis is given to mentoring independent young investigators and scientists early in their careers, through freedom, availability of infrastructure and a strong support system. A flat hierarchy, where the input of every single person is appreciated and required, leads to an enjoyable work environment and an increase in productivity and ideas.