French-Brazilian chairs in São Paulo: Visiting Professors exchange programme (Incoming/Outgoing)

The University of São Paulo (USP), the State University of Campinas (Unicamp), the State University of São Paulo (UNESP) and the French Consulate in São Paulo launched a call for their chair programme to host professors and/or researchers from French educational and research institutions in one of these three universities in São Paulo. The program is built in a spirit of reciprocity, also welcoming a professor from the Brazilian university at the partner institution in France.

For French applicants, the eligible candidates are: 'Professeurs des Universités', 'Maîtres de conférences', 'Chargés de recherche', 'Directeurs de recherche', or 'Researchers'. There is no need of French nationality. The "Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches" (HDR) will be considered as a prime criterion. For Brazilian applicants, full and associate professors of the 3 universities are eligible.

DURATION for French participants: Between 30 to 60 days, between March and December 2020.

DURATION for Brazilian participants: Between 30 to 60 days, until August 2021.

The projects must be sent by 1 December 2019 to the International Relations Offices of the respective universities of São Paulo and the Consulate General of France / IFB in São Paulo:

For USP, the submission must be made through the Sistema Mundus: Edital Cátedras Franco Brasileiras 2020 (https://uspdigital.usp.br/mundus/)

For UNICAMP, the contact is Mrs. Paula de Sena: paula.sena@reitoria.unicamp.br, and Prof. Mariano Laplano

For UNESP, the contact is Prof. José Celso Freire Junior: arex@unesp.br

For the Consulate General of France in São Paulo, the contact is Dr. Alexia Gobrecht: alexia.gobrecht@diplomatie.gouv.fr

Call in Portuguese here

Call in French here