Doctoral Studies

With its 21 doctoral schools, Université Paris Cité offers many doctoral students the opportunity to train through research in all major disciplinary fields. At the national level, once fully operational, Université Paris Cité will offfer 5% of all PhD degrees in France.

Université Paris Cité is committed to a doctoral policy aimed at research training and training by research. It trains future researchers and teacher-researchers as well as future high-level executives.

Astronomy and Astrophysics Ile-de-France – ED 127
Director : Mr. Thierry FOUCHET
Contact : Mrs. Jacqueline PLANCY

Environmental Sciences Ile-de-France – ED 129
Director : Mrs Pascale BOURUET-AUBERTOT
Contact : Mrs Laurence AMSILI-TOUCHON

Language, Litterature and Imagery : civilisations and humanities – ED 131
Director : Mr. Mathieu DUPLAY
Co-director : Mrs Emmanuelle ANDRE
Contact : Mrs Robin CHEVALIER

Cognition, Brain, Behaviour (ED3C) – ED 158
Director : Mr Alain TREMBLEAU
Deputy director UPCité  :Mrs Thérèse COLLINS
Contact : Mrs Hélène JOUANNE

Cognition, Behaviour, Human behaviour (3CH) – ED 261
Director : Mrs Karine DORE-MAZARS
Contact : Mrs Lucie ALEX

Legal, political sciences, economics and management – ED 262
Director : Mrs Anémone CARTIER-BRESSON
Contact : Mrs Josie YEYE

Mathematical science Paris Centre – ED 386
Director: M. Elisha FALBEL
Co-director  : M. Pierre-Henri CHAUDOUARD
Contact : Mrs Amina HARITI

Physical Chemistry and Analytical chemistry – ED 388
Director : Mrs Alexa COURTY
Contact : Mrs Konnavadee SOOBRAYEN

Research in Psychoanalysis – ED 450
Director : Mrs Mi-Kyung YI
Co-director : Mr Thamy AYOUCH
Contact : Mr Ali BRADOR

Frontiers of Innovation in Research and Education (FIRE) – ED 474
Director : Mrs Muriel MAMBRINI-DOUDET  Co-directeur David TARESTE
Contact : Mrs Elodie KASLIKOWSKI

Earth and Environmental Sciences and Physics of the Universe – ED 560
Director : Mr. Fabien CASSE
Contacts : Mrs Alissa MARTEAU

Hematology, Oncogenesis, and Biotherapies – ED 561
Director : Mr. Raphaël ITZYKSON
Contacts : Mr Maxime DA CUNHA / Mrs Aurélie BULTELLE

Bio Sorbonne Paris Cité – ED 562
Director : Mrs Caroline LE VAN KIM –
Co-Director : Mrs Chantal DESDOUETS
Contacts : Mr Louis DUVAL-KISTER

Drug Toxicology, Chemistry and Imaging (MTCI) – ED 563
Director : Mrs Marie-Christine LALLEMAND
Contact : Mrs Elisabeth HOMBRADOS

Physics in Ile de France – ED 564
Director : Mr Frédéric CHEVY
Co-director : Mr Philippe LAFARGE
Contact : Mrs Monia MESTAR

Sports, Motricity and Humain mobility sciences (SSMMH) – ED 566
Director : Mrs Isabelle SIEGLER
Co-director: Mr. Bernard ANDRIEU
Contact : Mrs Marie-Pierre RICHOUX

Language Sciences – ED 622
Director : Mrs Caterina DONATI
Contact : Mrs Chafia AIT-HELAL

Knowledge, Science, Education – ED 623
Co-Director : Mr. Fabrice VANDEBROUCK
Co-Director : Mrs Anne BARRERE
Contact : Mrs Agathe TRAN

Social Sciences – ED 624

Department 1

Director : Mrs Véronique PETIT
Contact : Mr. Jérôme BROCHERIOU

Department 2

Director : Mr Antoine REBERIOUX
Contact : Mrs Sarah RAHMANI

More information :

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