The A*Midex Foundation launches its new Call for Projects and Call for Applications for Chairs of Excellence 2021

The A*Midex Foundation launches its new Call for Projects and Call for Applications for Chairs of Excellence 2021

>>Information meeting on 5 July 2021 from 10am to 12pm <<


// The A*Midex Call for Chairs of Excellence is //


An objective : To enable exceptional profiles of international standing to be attracted to the Aix-Marseille site on structuring projects contributing to the strategy of the University and its partners.


> An annual call for proposals within the framework of a funding programme endowed with 9 million over 4 years, from 2021 to 2024.


> 2 application procedures : targeted call for projects Two methods of application: targeted call for projects addressed to the research units, components or schools of the Aix-Marseille site OR direct call for applications open to exceptional candidates wishing to join the site

5 chairs of excellence A maximum of 5 chairs of excellence in total, including 1 chair of excellence reserved for people with disabilities


// Target audience //

> Targeted profiles : teachers, teacher-researchers and researchers from outside the Aix-Marseille site


// Timetable and conditions for submitting applications ///

>Dedicated web page Call for targeted projects with the framework text, application file etc.

>Dedicated web page Direct call for applications with the guide for applicants


> Calendar:

Opening of the calls for projects and applications: 08 June 2021

Deadline for submission of projects or applications: 30 September 2021

Submission on a rolling basis for projects and external applicants who have been awarded an ERC

Multi-stage selection process: September 2021 - July 2022

Project start-up: between October 2022 and March 2023


> Information meeting on the targeted call for projects July 5, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm for unit directors , team leaders, school, component or department directors wishing to submit a project The program: presentation of the call for projects and questions/answers >> Prior registration required by July 1 at the latest to receive the connection link on this link

Contact information

Project Manager, Attractiveness and Internationalization of the A*Midex Foundation

Email :

Phone : 04 13 94 94 75