Science is a global endeavor and international collaborations make Science stronger

At the heart of research and innovation in the Centre-Val de Loire region, the institute proposes and implements innovative programmes to promote international interdisciplinary scientific exchanges and stimulate fundamental research. LE STUDIUM links with a rich network of regional partners including higher education institutions, research centres, industries and local authorities. Its diversified portfolio of actions offers a vision open to the world and science. A true place of intellectual and scientific dialogue, it welcomes high-level international talents in a multidisciplinary environment of excellence and leads an international scientific learning community focused on understanding the world, its changes and societal challenges.

Curiosity, Imagination and Intuition.

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MSH Val de Loire Visiting Researchers Programme

Starting in 2023, LE STUDIUM offers a new VISITING RESEARCHERS Programme in partnership with the Maison des Sciences de l’Homme Val de Loire.

Cities and urban studies;
Money, economy and finance;
Environmental Humanities;
Transmission(s), transfer(s), re-appropriation(s);
Human interaction and Data Science;
Health in all its forms.
This programme aims to attract experienced international researchers willing to conduct a high quality and innovative project in collaboration with the MSH Val de Loire.

It offers residency periods of 3 to 10 months.

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  • Orléans Métropole
  • Université de Tours
  • Université d'Orléans