Irstea’s 2019 PhD research campaign is officially open !

PhD candidates: join our research teams at Irstea to prepare your PhD: our 21 offers are open until May 17, 2019.

Would you like to specialize in forestry, hydrology, sociology or aquatic ecology at a leading environmental research institution? Find out more about the 21 PhD dissertation topics on offer at Irstea and apply online. The offers cover a wide range of fields and are located across our 9 centers in France.

Click here for more information on the list of topics and registration procedures and to apply by May 17:

Thibault Tourrette B Levesque
Anne Villemey 2019 PhD researchers

Read about our current PhD researchers

Irstea, the National Research Institute of Science and Technology for Environment and Agriculture, is a Public Scientific and Technical Research Establishment falling within the purview of the Ministries of Research and Agriculture in close collaboration with the Ministry of the Environment.

Its multidisciplinary, action-oriented approach to research and expertise in support of public policy involves strong partnerships with French and European universities, schools and research organizations as well as economic entities and public authorities. The institute is a founding member of AllEnvi and the European PEER network. Irstea has been a Carnot Institute since 2006.