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Call for IdEx projects – International doctoral contracts

Call for IdEx projects – International doctoral contracts

The Université de Paris project, supported by an IdEx label obtained last March, aims to build a world-class international research university resulting from the merger of the Paris Diderot and Paris Descartes universities and the integration of the IPGP. To meet the stated objective of boosting its attractiveness, the IdEx project “Université Paris 2019” is launching its first call and proposing, for the 2019 academic year, fourteen new international doctoral contracts.

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New partnership pledges to address global sustainable urban cities challenge

New partnership pledges to address global sustainable urban cities challenge

Many of the world’s greatest cities, including London and Paris, face significant challenges around the sustainability of their public health and security systems, and changes to their populations subsequent to political, societal and economic developments. King’s College London and the Université de Paris have signed a Letter of Intent to combine the strengths of both universities and work together in addressing these global issues through establishing joint academic appointments, facilitating staff and student exchange opportunities, and building upon joint academic research projects across health, law, social sciences and the humanities, and which contribute to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

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HRS4R, a label of excellence for researchers

HRS4R, a label of excellence for researchers

In July 2017, Paris Diderot University is the 5th French university to obtain, by the European Commission, the HRS4R label. She was quickly joined in November 2017 by the Paris Descartes University. A double label which contributes to the attractiveness of the institutions to researchers from all over the world and conditions the obtaining of research funding from the European Union.

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IDEX : international jury decision

IDEX : international jury decision

A few days after the announcement of the IDEX labeling of the “Université Paris 2019” project, the international jury submitted its notes and recommendations . “This is a powerful new project constituting a well‐defined research‐intensive target university with a credible leadership and evidence of an ambitious trajectory that has support from a considerable proportion of its academic community…”

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Let’s Bet On Paris!

Let’s Bet On Paris!

Based in the capital, the University of Paris will integrate the international dimension into its overall institutional research and training strategy. Jean-Paul Montagner, Geoffrey Sockett and Antoine Cazé, vice-presidents in charge of international relations at the founding institutions, present the 10 levers that will make the University of Paris famous throughout the world.

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An ambition that responds to the evolutions of HER

An ambition that responds to the evolutions of HER

The Université de Paris, resulting from the merger of the Institut de physique du globe de Paris and the universities of Paris Descartes and Paris Diderot, will come into being on 1st January in a context of profound changes in higher education and research. Marc Chaussidon, Frédéric Dardel and Christine Clerici describe these major developments and the decisive role of this new university.

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