Post-doc positions - COFUND Bienvenüe Programme


The Henri Lebesgue Center offers to cofinance positions in the framework of the COFUND – Bienvenüe programme. This is a call for post-doc positions managed by the Britanny Regional Council and supported by the European Commission under Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions. 75 post doc fellowships in all subjects will be offered in Brittany research centers over 3 years, that is 25 in 2021.

The Henri Lebesgue Center can financially support applicants that will conduct his/her research in one of the following laboratories:

Applicants must get in touch with a researcher from those labs and start drafting a scientific project. Post doctoral projects must be drafted by the candidates and must be included the Regional Innovation Strategy.

Projects will be evaluated by international extern experts and will be selected on excellence criteria, under the rules of Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions regarding transparency, equity and merit.


  • application portal and guide for applicants are available here
  • all applications have to go through the Regional council special portal
  • deadline is March 15th
  • results will be announced at the beginning of the summer 2021
  • contracts are expected to start in September 2021
  • duration of the contract: 24 months
  • estimated salary starting from 2100€ net per month.


Candidates must have completed a PhD in mathematics, or equivalent, at the date of taking office. The candidate must submit an original research project including a collaboration with one or more local researcher(s). Applicants must have lived or undertaken their main professional activities abroad for at least 24 months in the last 3 years.

More information

We strongly advise that applicants get in touch with the researcher/s they wish to work with and start drafting the scientific project. Application form for the COFUND positions will be available beginnig of January 2021.

Contact at the Centre Henri Lebesgue:




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