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Call for applications for the Paris Institute for Advanced Study's Paris-Saclay Jean d'Alembert Chair


In partnership with University Paris-Saclay, the Paris Institute for Advanced Study is launching a call for applications for two 6-month Paris-Saclay Jean d’Alembert Research Chairs, one in 2018-2019, and one in 2019-2020.
The Paris-Saclay – Paris IAS “Jean d’Alembert” Research Chair gives a researcher the possibility to work on a project in the following fields: “Markets, businesses, work and innovation”, “Heritage, culture and  knowledge”, or “Sciences and society”. He or she will benefit from the work conditions and the scientific environment of the Paris IAS, and will collaborate chiefly with
laboratories of Paris-Saclay University.

Applicants who have spent more than a total of 12 months in France during the 3 years prior to the application are not eligible.

This call for applications is open to:

Senior university professors or researchers holding a position in a university or research institution or emeritus and having a minimum of 10 years of full time research experience after their PhD (at the time of the application). To be considered a senior, the applicant must have received her/his PhD before September 1st 2008.

Junior scholars having the status of postdoctoral researcher or holding a position in a university or research institution, and having a minimum of 2 and maximum of 9 years of research experience after the PhD.

The institute is bilingual. Knowledge of English is required. The applicants are also expected to understand written and spoken French, as scientific and social activities are held in French and English.

Deadline for application : Friday, August 31st 2018, 3:00 pm (Paris, France time)

For more information, please follow the link. 

For any question regarding this call, please contact