MSCA-funded Innovative European Postdoctoral Fellowship program of Genopole Biocluster (ApogeeBio)

ApogeeBio 2021

The ApogeeBio post-doctoral fellowship program gives you an opportunity to join a research team at Genopole, a leading French biocluster for academic research and innovation located just south of Paris.

Apply now to the ApogeeBio call for post-doctoral fellowships !

  • 1st call for postodoctoral fellowships supported under H2020-MSCA-COFUND programme
  • 8 positions open with a salary up to 3000 € net/month for 24 months 
  • If you are interested and before any application, it is your responsibility to contact the hosting teams directly and make your proposal

    Here are the different research domains of Genopole and the list of hosting teams

Deadline for submission: February 20, 2022 



The fellows will have access to an attractive research offer including academic laboratories and private companies, all located at the Genopole biocluster. 

They will benefit from an excellent research and innovation environment including high level infrastructures, as well as training and networking opportunities that will enhance their career development potential.

The scientific environment

The biocluster is a dense and large ecosystem in which you will find 26 shared technological platforms, a campus of the university of Evry-Paris Saclay and the hospital what covers over than 700 000 residents. 18 academic laboratories with specific research projects and a lot of researchers in different areas. The laboratories of the biocluster have high standards in the technological environment for the research on areas like molecular biology or stem cells. Furthermore, this environment permits an easy and fluid communication between all the members of the biocluster thanks to the proximity. 

The socio-cultural advantages of the biocluster

Take advantage of the sport structures in Evry during your free time. To facilitate your arrival in the biocluster, a day nursery exists for your young children and there is a residence with different type of apartments in which you could stay by waiting to find another housing or just stay in it.

The environment 

Choose a life close to Paris and the nature. Benefit from the unmatched cultural of Paris with the monuments, the museums and the stores or relax in the nature on weekends by walking in the surrounding forests (Sénart, Rougeau, Fontainebleau). Enjoy the region’s artistic and historic sites (Fontainebleau and Chamarande domains, residence of Victor Hugo, Jean Cocteau, etc.). 


Entrepreneurship is in Genopole’s DNA, with 77 innovative companies, our mission is to support future business owners in their growth. On that aspect, the fellows will benefit from the tremendous expertise of our enterprise support team, with specifically, services designed to support proof-of-concept experimentation by future company creators. You will get the possibility to learn the mechanism of the professional environment (the strategies of a company creation etc.).

Research Environment


The Escale association oversees the federation of all the way of life of the genopolitans through the sport, the culture and the wellbeing by proposing different activities. The Escale will give you the opportunity to meet other members of the biocluster during the 2 open schedules per day in which you can practice different sportive or cultural activities you could choose. 


You can benefit of the 180 housing of the Barataud residence for students. The prices of location in the residence are very affordable, and the residence is located near to the “Evry Bras de fer” station if you want to go in Paris or in another city of the region. 

Science Accueil

Science Accueil helps you through your mobility process and administrative procedures and provides you with information regarding daily life in France. Administrative services of Science Accueil are free. Science Accueil develops programs facilitating the integration process as well as discovering French culture. For instance, share a meal with a French family, participate in a reassurance program or take French courses. It provides you with various services, programs and information necessary for your arrival in France

Genopole : ApogeeBio Coordinator

Genopole is a pioneering biocluster in Evry located 30 kms south of Paris and dedicated to genomics and biotechnologies in health and environment. <br> On its 5 campuses of 115 000 m2 of buildings and facilities, the biocluster Genopole unites academic research laboratories, higher education institutions and private companies. The main strategic areas of research and innovation are applied to health and environment and include a large panel of disciplines.



Roxane Brachet
Project Coordinator 
+33 1 6087 3506


Amin Gacem
Junior Project Manager