Call in France - Invited Scholars Fellowships at IHEAL in social sciences 2022

The Institute of Latin American Studies (IHEAL - University Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris 3) is calling for Invited professors in all fields of social science. 


  • The candidate must be under 65-years-old at the beginning of his contract with the IHEAL., hold a Ph.D. degree (obtained at least 5 years ago) and be a teacher at the University level or a researcher at a foreign research organization.


  • One candidate will be recruited for the first semester (four months from September to December 2021).
  • Three candidates will be recruited for the second semester (three months from January to March 2022). Invited scholars are asked to teach two courses per semester, each one consisting of 24 hours.
  • One candidate will be invited for one academic year (nine months from September 2021 to May 2022). This is to allow the invited scholar to immerse him or herself into the academic life of the University. He/She will teach three course, each one consisting of 24 hours, and he/she will be asked to supervise the investigation research of students, writing in French.
  • Visiting scholars will receive a monthly salary which corresponds to a specific index for University professors in France. The IHEAL does not provide financial aid for travel or accomodation expenses.
  • The course’s subject must be in line with the field of expertise of the invited scholar. The proposed courses might be modified according to the needs of IHEAL. Courses can be taught in Spanish, English or French.
  • The IHEAL receives applications in the following areas: History, Geography, Anthropology, Sociology, Economy and Political Science.
  • Visiting scholars may be invited to teach within the IHEAL’s new Masters’ program LAGLOBE (Latin America and Europe in a Global World), which benefits from the European Union support.
  • Invited scholars can perform scientific and academic activities in the others Departments of the Sorbonne Nouvelle-Paris 3 University, or any of the French and European Institutions with which the IHEAL collaborates upon requests.

more information here

Deadline: 12 November 2021.