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More on Faculty Positions in France: How to Get One

Despite the low salary, landing on the first permanent rung of the academic career ladder in France is difficult, and not just because they are highly competitive. The procedures for applying can also be daunting. If you are new, or foreign, to the current application system for a position of maître de conférences in France, this step-by-step guide published (in French) by David Allais on the news on French higher education Web site, the Observatoire Boivigny, is a good starting point.

One comment on “More on Faculty Positions in France: How to Get One”

  1. Phil says:

    For a guide in English on How to Apply to an Academic Position in France, see Rather designed for economists, but informative for any science. Also includes CNRS & INRA links.

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