The doctoral platform at the CIHEAM-IAMM receives 15-20 PhD students a year on average for permanent or short-term stays.

Permanent stays

PhD students wishing to work at the CIHEAM-IAMM have to put forward thesis projects in relation to one of the LAMES subjects and to be registered at a university (their home university or one in France). They will be jointly supervised by an CIHEAM-IAMM lecturer and another in their country of origin or in the university they are registered in.

The application containing

must be sent to: lames@iamm.fr

Applications must be sent between July 15 and September 15.

For any information regarding university applications, please contact the universities or doctoral schools concerned.

Further research allowances can be awarded, but the CIHEAM-IAM does not deliver full grants covering the entire doctoral course.

Short-term stays

Over the course of their research, PhD students can request a short stay at the CIHEAM-IAMM in order to have access to the academic resource centre there and meet lecturers and researchers working on their topic.

The request must be made by sending the following documents to LAMES lames@iamm.fr :

The application fee is €250/month.

Coordinator of the doctoral platform and the research activities

Hatem Belhouchette

Tél : +33 (0)4 67 04 39 96


Isabelle Ferrier

Tél : +33 (0)4 67 04 60 45

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