Research units

Aix-Marseille Université has 113 research units spread over the 5 main teaching and research sectors of Aix-Marseille University.



LabelUnit nameWeb site
UR 4671ADEF - Learning, Didactics, Evaluation, TrainingSee
UR 854CAER - Centre Aixois d'Etudes RomanesSee
UMR 7299CCJ - Centre Camille JullianSee
UMR 7304Gilles-Gaston GRANGER Centre 
UR 4235CIELAM - Interdisciplinary Centre for the Study of Literature in Aix-MarseilleSee
USR 2004CLEO - OpenEdition CenterSee
UMR 8562CNELIAS - Norbert ELIAS CenterSee
UMR 7308CREDO - Research and Documentation Centre on OceaniaSee
UR 4236ECHANGES - Ancient and New Germanic and Slavic Cultures and HumanitiesSee
UMR 7300ESPACE - Studies of Structures and Changes in SpaceSee
UMS 3598Huma-Num - Digital HumanitiesSee
UMR 7307IDEMEC - Institute of Mediterranean, European and Comparative EthnologySee
UR 3276IHP - Institute of History of PhilosophySee
UMR 8171IMAf - Institute of African WorldsSee
UR 7492IMSIC - Mediterranean Institute of Information and Communication Sciences 
USR 3155IRAA - Institute for Research on Ancient ArchitectureSee
UMR 7306Irasia - Institute of Asian ResearchSee
UMR 7310IREMAM - Institute for Research and Studies on Arab and Muslim WorldsSee
UMR 7298LA3M - Laboratory of Medieval and Modern Archaeology in the MediterraneanSee
UMR 7064MESOPOLHIS - Mediterranean Center for Sociology, Political Science and HistorySee
UMR 7269LAMPEA - Mediterranean Laboratory of European-African PrehistorySee
UR 853LERMA - Laboratory for Study and Research on the English-speaking WorldSee
UR 3274LESA - Laboratory for the Study of the Sciences of the ArtsSee
UMR 7290LPC - Cognitive Psychology LaboratorySee
UR 3278LPCPP - Laboratory of Clinical Psychology and PsychoanalysisSee
UMR 7309LPL - Speech and Language LaboratorySee
UR 849LPS - Social Psychology LaboratorySee
UMS 1885MAP - Asia Pacific HouseSee
USR 3125MMSH - Mediterranean House of Human SciencesSee
UR 3273PSYCLE - Psychology of Knowledge, Language and EmotionSee
UMR 7297TDMAM - Texts and Documents of the Ancient and Medieval MediterraneanSee
UMR 7303TELEMMe - Time, Space, Language, Southern Europe-MediterraneanSee



LabelUnit nameWeb site
UR 4224CDE - Centre for Economic LawSee
UR 901CDS - Centre for Social LawSee
UR 891CEFF - Centre for Fiscal and Financial StudiesSee
UR 2186CERHIIP - Center for Studies in the History of Political Ideas and InstitutionsSee
UR 893CRA - Center for Administrative ResearchSee
UMR 7318DICE - International, Comparative and European LawSee
UR 3786GREDIAUC - Studies in Real Estate, Urban Planning and Development Law ...See
UR 4690LDPSC - Laboratory of Private Law and Criminal SciencesSee
UR 4328LID2MS - Interdisciplinary Laboratory on Media Law and Social ChangeSee
UR 889LIEU - Interdisciplinary Laboratory in UrbanismSee
UR 892LTD - Law Theory LaboratorySee



LabelUnit nameWeb site
UMR 7316AMSE - Aix-Marseille Economic SciencesSee
UR 4225CERGAM - Aix-Marseille Center for Management Studies and ResearchSee
UR 881CRET LOG - Transport and Logistics Research CentreSee
UMR 7317LEST - Laboratory of Economics and Sociology of WorkSee



LabelUnit nameWeb site
UMR_S 1097AA - Autoimmune Arthritis 
UMR 7268ADES - Bio-cultural Anthropology, Law, Ethics & HealthSee
UMR_S 1263C2VN - Centre for Cardiovascular Research and NutritionSee
UMS 3537CE2F - Center for Functional Exploration and Training 
UAR 2020CEFOS - Center for Scientific Functional ExplorationSee
UR 3279CEReSS - Research on Health Services and Quality of Life 
UMS 2012CERIMED - European Centre for Research in Medical ImagingSee
UM 105
UMR_S 1068
UMR 7258
CRCM - Marseille Cancer Research CenterSee
UMR 7339CRMBM - Biological and Medical Magnetic Resonance CenterSee
UMR 7051INP - Institute of NeurophysiopathologySee
UMR_S 1106INS - Institute of Systems NeuroscienceSee
UMR 7289INT - Institute of Neuroscience of the TimoneSee
UMR_T 24LBA - Laboratory of Applied BiomechanicsSee
UR 4264LIIE - Laboratory of Experimental Interventional Imaging 
UMR_S 1261MCT - Membranes and Therapeutic Targets 
UMR FRE 2013MEPHI - Microbes Evolution Phylogeny and Infections 
UMR_S 1251MMG - Medical Genetics Center of MarseilleSee
UMR_S 1252SESSTIM - Social and Economic Sciences of Health and Medical Information Processing ProcessingSee
UMR_S 1072UNIS - Ion Channel and Synapse Neurobiology UnitSee
UMR_S 1207UVE - Unit of Emerging Viruses 
UMRVITROME - Vectors - Tropical and Mediterranean Infections 



LabelUnit nameWebsite
UMR 7257AFMB - Architecture and Function of Biological MacromoleculesSee
UMR_A 1163BBF - Fungal Biodiversity and BiotechnologySee
UMR 7281BIP - Bioenergetics and Protein EngineeringSee
UMR 7265BIAM - Biosciences and Biotechnologies of Aix-MarseilleSee
UMSCCIAM - Aix-Marseille Supercomputing CenterSee
UMR 34
UMR 7330
UMR_D 161
CEREGE - European Centre for Research and Education in Environmental GeosciencesSee
UM 2
UMR_S 1104
UMR 7280
CIML - Marseille-Luminy Immunology CenterSee
UMR 7325CINAM - Interdisciplinary Center of Nanoscience of MarseilleSee
UMS 3367 - US 012CIPHE - Immunophenomics CenterSee
UMS 822CIRM - International Center for Mathematical MeetingsSee
UMR 7346CPPM - Marseille Center for Particle PhysicsSee
UMR 7332CPT - Center for Theoretical PhysicsSee
UMR 7373I2M - Institute of Mathematics of MarseilleSee
UMR 7288IBDM - Developmental Biology Institute of MarseilleSee
UMR 7273ICR - Institute of Radical ChemistrySee
UMR 7256IGS - Genomic & Structural InformationSee
UMR 7334IM2NP - Materials Microelectronics Nanosciences Institute of ProvenceSee
UMR 7263IMBE - Mediterranean Institute of Biodiversity and Marine and Continental EcologySee
UMR_S 1249INMED - Mediterranean Institute of NeurobiologySee
UMR 7249FRESNEL Institute - Fresnel InstituteSee
UMR 7342IRPHE - Institute for Research on Non-Equilibrium PhenomenaSee
UMR 7287ISM - Institute of Movement Sciences - Etienne Jules MareySee
UMR 7313iSm2 - Institute of Molecular Sciences of MarseilleSee
UMR 7343IUSTI - University Institute of Industrial Thermal SystemsSee
UM 61
UMR_S 1067
MR 7333
LAI - Adhesion and InflammationSee
UMR 7326LAM - Laboratory of Astrophysics of MarseilleSee
UMR 7283LCB - Bacterial Chemistry LaboratorySee
UMR 7376LCE - Environmental Chemistry LaboratorySee
UMR 7020LIS - Computer Science and Systems LaboratorySee
UMR 7255LISM - Macromolecular Systems Engineering LaboratorySee
UMR 7031LMA - Mechanics and Acoustics LaboratorySee
UMR 7291LNC - Cognitive Neuroscience LaboratorySee
UMR 7341LP3 - Plasma Lasers and Photonic Processes LaboratorySee
UMR_D 151LPED - Population-Environment-Development LaboratorySee
UMR 7340M2P2 - Mechanics, Modelling and Clean Processes LaboratorySee
UMR 7246MADIREL - Divided Materials, Interfaces, Reactivity, ElectrochemistrySee
UM 110
UMR 7294
UMR_D 235
MIO - Mediterranean Institute of OceanologySee
UMR 7345PIIM - Physics of Ionic and Molecular InteractionsSee
FRE 2006PRISM - Perceptions, Representations, Image, Sound, MusicSee
UMRRECOVER - Risks, Ecosystems, Vulnerability, Environment, Resilience 
UMR_S 1090TAGC - Theories and Approaches to Genomic ComplexitySee
UR 4670MSC - Management-Sport-Cancer