Training of highly qualified personnel
Inria Nancy - Grand Est is very much involved in the training of highly qualified personnel in computer science and mathematics. In particular, Inria welcomes every year many students from Bachelor level through internships to postdoctoral fellowships. Inria is also involved in several Master programs in Nancy and Strasbourg.
Master & Bachelor
Inria Nancy - Grand Est welcomes about thirty students every year for long-term internships (4 to 6 months) in the context of Bachelor or Master theses. If you are interested in such internships you should first find an Inria team whose research focus is of interest to you (see the list of research teams at Inria Nancy - Grand Est) and then directly contact the head of the team by email.
About thirty new PhD students are hired every year in the research teams at Inria Nancy - Grand Est. PhD students are hired for three years, which is the duration of a PhD in France. If you wish to prepare a PhD at Inria you should contact directly the head of the team in which you would like to go (see the list of teams). You should also check the phd web page listing PhD topics. This page is frequently updated but new PhD topics start being listed usually in February.
The application deadlines vary depending on the type of grant. However, two main deadlines occur in early May and early June. You should thus contact the team with which you wish to do a PhD a soon as possible.
About fifteen to twenty new postdoctoral fellowships are offered every year in research teams at Inria Nancy - Grand Est. The duration of these fellowships vary between one and two years. If you are interested in such a fellowship, you should contact directly the head of the team of your area of expertise (see the list of teams). You should also check the following web page which lists postdoctoral proposals. This page is frequently updated but new proposals start being listed usually around February.
The application deadlines vary depending on the type of grant and it is highly recommended to contact the team you are interested before June of the year you wish to start but more generally as early as possible.