2022 Call for doctoral studentship applications


INED is recruiting :

3 doctoral students on three-year contracts


Informations of the current procedure :

The selection procedure is finished. The admission jury has ratified the following ranking :

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Recruitment calendar:

March 14th 2022 : The call for application openning
May 18th 2022 at 12:00 PM (noon, Paris time):Application deadline

July 2022:Publication of results
1 October 2022: Contract start date

The applicant must fulfil the following three criteria : 

  • Applicants must hold, or complete during the current academic year (2021-2022), a Master’s degree (M2) or equivalent in a discipline related to the population sciences and qualifying them for admission to a PhD programme in a French or foreign university.
  • Applicants must be enrolled (first enrollment) in a doctoral programme in a French or foreign university for the academic year 2021-2022.
  • The thesis director or the co-director of the thesis must be a researcher of INED. Candidates are called upon to directly solicit a researcher from INED in relation to their research theme.
  • There are no criteria in terms of age or nationality.


How to apply ?

1.       Read the accompanying documents :

2022 call for post-doctoral applications
2022 INED mentor’s list 
Charter for PhD students
Signed declaration (to deposit with your signature on the platform)

2.       Create a user account at the following address: 


3.       Required from the Ined supervisor :

Make sure of the submission of supervisor’s forms (before 18 May 2022 at 12:00 PM, noon, Paris time) (a link dedicated platform was send by email when the call was launched