Research units

Aix-Marseille University has 111 research units spread over the 5 main teaching and research sectors of Aix-Marseille University.

110 unités de recherche


Label Unit name Website
EA 4671 ADEF - Apprenticeships, Didactics, Evaluation, Training See
EA 854 CAER - Centre Aixois d'Etudes Romanes (Aix Centre for Roman Studies) See
UMR 7299 CCJ - Centre Camille Jullian See
UMR 7304 Gilles-Gaston GRANGER Centre  
EA 4235 CIELAM - Interdisciplinary Centre for the Study of Literature of Aix-Marseille See
USR 2004 CLEO - OpenEdition Center See
UMR 8562 CNELIAS - Centre Norbert ELIAS See
UMR 7308 CREDO - Centre for Research and Documentation on Oceania See
EA 4236 EXCHANGES - Old and New Germanic and Slavic Cultures and Humanities See
UMR 7300 SPACE - Studies of structures and changes in space See
UMS 3598 Huma-Num - Digital Humanities See
UMR 7307 IDEMEC - Institute of Mediterranean, European and Comparative Ethnology See
EA 3276 IHP - Institute for the History of Philosophy See
UMR 8171 IMAf - Institute of African Worlds See
EA 7492 IMSIC - Mediterranean Institute for Information and Communication Sciences  
USR 3155 IRAA - Institute for Research on Ancient Architecture See
UMR 7306 Irasia - Asian Research Institute See
UMR 7310 IREMAM - Institute for Research and Studies on the Arab and Muslim Worlds See
UMR 7298 LA3M - Laboratory of Medieval and Modern Archaeology in the Mediterranean Sea See
UMR 7305 LAMES - Mediterranean Laboratory of Sociology See
UMR 7269 LAMPEA - Mediterranean Laboratory of Prehistory Europe-Africa See
EA 853 LERMA - Laboratory for Study and Research on the English-speaking World See
EA 3274 LESA - Laboratory of Arts Science Studies See
UMR 7290 LPC - Cognitive Psychology Laboratory See
EA 3278 LPCPP - Laboratory of Clinical Psychology and Psychoanalysis See
UMR 7309 LPL - Speech and Language Laboratory See
EA 849 LPS - Social Psychology Laboratory See
UMS 1885 MAP - Asia Pacific House See
USR 3125 MMSH - Mediterranean House of Human Sciences See
EA 3273 PSYCLE - Psychology of Knowledge, Language and Emotion See
UMR 7297 TDMAM - Texts and documents of the ancient and medieval Mediterranean See
UMR 7303 TELEMME - Time, Spaces, Languages, Southern Europe-Mediterranean See



Label Unit name Website
EA 4224 CDE - Centre for Economic Law See
EA 901 CDS - Centre de Droit Social See
EA 891 CEFF - Centre d'Etudes Fiscales et Financières (Centre for Fiscal and Financial Studies) See
EA 2186 CERHIIP - Centre d'Etudes en Histoire des Idées et des Institutions Politiques (CERHIIP - Centre for the Study of the History of Political Ideas and Institutions) See
EA 893 CRA - Centre de Recherches Administratives See
UMR 7318 DICE - International, Comparative and European Law See
EA 3786 GREDIAUC - Studies in Real Estate, Planning and Urban Development Law ... See
EA 4690 LDPSC - Laboratory of Private Law and Criminal Sciences See
EA 4328 LID2MS - Interdisciplinary Laboratory of Media Law and Social Change See
EA 889 PLACE - Interdisciplinary Laboratory in Urban Planning See
EA 892 LTD - Law Theory Laboratory See



Label Unit name Website
UMR 7316 AMSE - Aix-Marseille Economic Sciences See
EA 4225 CERGAM - Centre d'Etudes et de Recherche en Gestion d'Aix-Marseille (Aix-Marseille Centre for Management Studies and Research) See
EA 881 CRET LOG - Transport and Logistics Research Centre See
UMR 7317 LEST - Laboratory of Labour Economics and Sociology See



Label Unit name Website
UMR_S 1097 AA - Autoimmune Arthritis  
UMR 7268 ADES - Bio-cultural Anthropology, Law, Ethics & Health See
UMR_S 1263 C2VN - Centre for Cardiovascular Research and Nutrition See
UMS 3537 CE2F - Centre d'exploration Fonctionnelle et de Formation (Functional Exploration and Training Centre)  
EA 3279 CEReSS - Health Services and Quality of Life Research  
UMS 2012 CERIMED - European Centre for Research in Medical Imaging See
UM 105
UMR_S 1068
UMR 7258
CRCM - Marseille Cancer Research Centre See
UMR 7339 CRMBM - Biological and Medical Magnetic Resonance Centre See
UMR 7051 INP - Institute of Neurophysiopathology See
UMR_S 1106 INS - Institute of Systems Neurosciences See
UMR 7289 INT - Institute of Neurosciences of the Timone See
UMR_T 24 LBA - Laboratory of Applied Biomechanics See
EA 4264 LIIE - Experimental Interventional Imaging Laboratory  
UMR_S 1261 TCM - Membranes and Therapeutic Targets  
UMR FRE 2013 MEPHI - Microbes Evolution Phylogeny and Infections  
UMR_S 1251 MMG - Medical Genetics Center of Marseille  
UMR_S 1252 SESSTIM - Economic and Social Sciences of Health and Information Processing. Medical See
UMR_S 1072 UNIS - Unit of Ion Channel and Synapse Neurobiology See
UMR_S 1207 UVE - Emerging Viruses Unit  



Label Unit name Website
UMR 7257 AFMB - Architecture and Function of Biological Macromolecules See
UMR_A 1163 BBF - Fungal Biodiversity and Biotechnology See
UMR 7281 BIP - Bioenergetics and Protein Engineering See
UMR 7265 BIAM - Biosciences and Biotechnologies of Aix-Marseille See
UMS CCIAM - High Performance Computing Centre of Aix-Marseille See
UMR 34
UMR 7330
UMR_D 161
CEREGE - European Centre for Research and Teaching in Environmental Geosciences See
UM 2
UMR_S 1104
UMR 7280
CIML - Marseille-Luminy Immunology Center See
UMR 7325 CINAM - Marseille Interdisciplinary Centre for Nanoscience See
UMS 3367 - US 012 CIPHE - Centre for Immunophenomics See
UMS 822 CIRM - Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques See
UMR 7346 CPPM - Marseille Centre for Particle Physics See
UMR 7332 CPT - Centre for Theoretical Physics See
UMR 7373 I2M - Marseille Institute of Mathematics See
UMR 7288 IBDM - Institute of Developmental Biology of Marseille See
UMR 7273 ICR - Institute of Radical Chemistry See
UMR 7256 GHI - Genomic & Structural Information See
UMR 7334 IM2NP - Institut Matériaux Microélectronique Nanosciences de Provence See
UMR 7263 IMBE - Mediterranean Institute of Biodiversity and Marine and Continental Ecology See
UMR_S 1249 INMED - Mediterranean Institute of Neurobiology See
UMR 7249 FRESNEL Institute - Fresnel Institute See
UMR 7342 IRPHE - Institute for Research on Out-of-Balance Phenomena See
UMR 7287 ISM - Institute of Movement Sciences - Etienne Jules Marey See
UMR 7313 iSm2 - Institute of Molecular Sciences of Marseille See
UMR 7343 IUSTI - University Institute of Industrial Thermal Systems See
UM 61
UMR_S 1067
MR 7333
ATIA - Adherence and Inflammation See
UMR 7326 LAM - Marseille Astrophysics Laboratory See
UMR 7283 LCB - Bacterial Chemistry Laboratory See
UMR 7376 LCE - Environmental Chemistry Laboratory See
UMR 7020 LIS - Computer and Systems Laboratory  
UMR 7255 LISM - Macromolecular Systems Engineering Laboratory See
UMR 7031 LMA - Mechanics and Acoustics Laboratory See
UMR 7291 LNC - Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory See
UMR 7260 LNSC - Sensory and Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory  
UMR 7341 LP3 - Plasma Lasers and Photonic Processes Laboratory See
UMR_D 151 LPED - Population-Environment-Development Laboratory See
UMR 7340 M2P2 - Mechanics, Modeling and Clean Processes Laboratory See
UMR 7246 MADIREL - Divided Materials, Interfaces, Reactivity, Electrochemistry See
UM 110
UMR 7294
UMR_D 235
MIO - Mediterranean Institute of Oceanology See
UMR 7345 PIIM - Physics of Ionic and Molecular Interactions See
FRE 2006 PRISM - Perceptions, Representations, Image, Sound, Music See
UMR RECOVER - Risks, Ecosystems, Vulnerability, Environment, Resilience  
UMR_S 1090 TAGC - Theories and Approaches to Genomic Complexity See
EA 4670 MSC - Management-Sport-Cancer