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Chateaubriand Fellowships

The Chateaubriand Fellowship in Humanities and Social Sciences, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics & Health for doctoral students aims to initiate or reinforce collaborations, partnerships or joint projects between French and American research teams.

France-Stanford Programs

The France-Stanford Center for Interdisciplinary Studies has for goal to bridge the disciplines of humanities, social sciences, sciences, engineering, business and law, addressing historical and contemporary issues of significance for France and the United States from a broad range of perspectives.


France-Berkeley Fund

Established in 1993 by the University of California (UC) at Berkeley and the French Ministry for Foreign Affairs and International Development, this programme promotes scholarly exchange and research cooperation between the UC and research centers and higher education public institutions in France.

Launch of the "1000 doctorants pour les territoires" platform, a tool for the development of doctoral projects in the territories

On 14 February 2019, the "1000 doctorants pour les territoires" programme has officially launched its web platform. The objective? To facilitate the networking of public and associative actors and future doctoral students Cifre....

The winners of the 2019 ABG Professional Pitch Contest

The finals of the ABG Professional Pitch Contest #CPP19 was held during the PhDTalent Career Fair 2019. 9 PhD candidates and PhDs competed against each other in front of a jury of 5 company managers and executives.



ABG - Ville de Paris Post-Doctoriales Seminar® will take place from November 16 to 18, 2021 in Paris. Register now!

Are you a PhD holder? Are you wondering about the next step in your career and considering it outside academia?
Don't miss the next session of the Post-Doctoriales®, organized by ABG with the support of the City of Paris, from November 16 to 18, 2021, in Paris.

Register now (limited number of places)!

Franco – Italian Day for Early Career Researchers

In partnership with the University of Turin and with the support of the Italo-French University, ABG is organizing the first online edition of the Franco-Italian day for early career researchers of all disciplines on October 28th, 2021. It is an opportunity for students and researchers from both countries to meet and talk with experts in the field of Franco-Italian mobility. Register now!

The workshop-contest "Pitch your professional brand" for ESPCI’s UPtoPARIS program

ABG organized from March 17th to 18th, 2021 its first pitch contest in English for a COFUND program of ESPCI Paris. The online event brought together 9 fellows with a jury of 4 company executives.   

La page adhérent : un outil pour une meilleure visibilité auprès des publics de l'ABG

Avis aux structures adhérentes à l'ABG, ou qui envisagent de le devenir.... Nous vous proposons de bénéficier d’un espace de communication dédié et permanent. Bénéficiez de votre page adhérent ! 

ABG Pitch Contest 2021: the professional jury has been revealed

The Association Bernard Gregory professional pitch contest is back for its 2021 edition at the PhD Talent Career Fair. We are proud to announce the members of the professional jury...

PhD's voices : Mathilde Maillard, PhD candidate in materials science and entrepreneur

This summer we interviewed Mathilde Maillard, a PhD candidate in materials science and an entrepreneur from Lyon. We discussed her background, her recent mobility experience in London, as well as her (many) commitments outside of her PhD program! In this first article, she shares with us her background and her perception of the PhD experience!

PhD testimonial: Alexandra Delvallée, from intern to research engineer at the LNE (French National Laboratory of Metrology and Testing).

Today, Alexandra Delvallée is a research engineer at the LNE (Laboratoire National de Métrologie et d'essais). She has climbed the career ladder since her Master 2 research internship. She shares with us her career path, as well as insights on research in metrology and its expectations.

Itane Lacrampe Camus, PhD in Social Geography, and entrepreneur

During the finale of the professional pitch contest 2020 we met Itane Lacrampe Camus and discoverded her background. She is a fresh PhD graduate in social geography, and also half of the entrepreneurial tandem at the helm of the NARRAU project. Read her testimony and check out her advice...

Laure ROUPIOZ: International mobility, a scientific and human adventure

Before her position at ONERA, Laure Roupioz has come a long way…

Solène Baffi, from a PhD in geography to the NGO Codatu

Passionate about mobility and international development, Solène Baffi, holder of a PhD in Geography, is currently working for the NGO Codatu. She shares her experience and advice.

On your mark... ready... pitch! Launch of the annual Professional Pitch Contest by ABG

Association Bernard Gregory (ABG) is launching the call for applications for the 2021 professional pitch contest. Send us your video pitches now and get a place in the finals, on October 15, 2021, during the PhDTalent Career Fair, at CENTQUATRE in Paris.

The principle? Candidates have 120 seconds to convince the jury and the audience by presenting their research experience and their professional project in a clear, concise and convincing manner.

Célébrez les 40 ans de l'ABG en partageant vos histoires EN VIDÉO !

Depuis 40 ans maintenant,nous oeuvrons à vos côtés à la promotion du doctorat. Aujourd'hui, à l’occasion de notre 40e anniversaire,nous avons le plaisir de vous donner la parole. Racontez nous vos histoires à traver une courte "vidéo selfie" !

À vous de jouer... ACTION !

Le Forum Horizon Chimie 2019

The Horizon Chimie Forum will take place on 31 January 2019 at Maison de la Chimie, Paris. ABG will be happy to meet you there !

La journée du doctorat 2021 sera accueillie par l'Université Paris Saclay le 20/10. Inscrivez-vous avant le 14/10

Cette année, la journée nationale du doctorat sera accueillie le 20 octobre 2021 par l’Université Paris-Saclay dans un format hybride (présentiel et distanciel). Inscrivez-vous avant le 14 octobre 2021, 13h. 

La présentation du pass sanitaire est obligatoire pour accéder à l'événement en présentiel.

The job of playground manager at the Grenoble business school

Playground manager in a business school: an original and unusual job description. Isabelle Patroix, PhD in litterature, holds this position at the Grenoble business school.
In this interview, she takes the time to answer our questions, to tell us - with enthusiasm! - about her job, her career and her background and to give some advice to PhD candidates and Phds.  

PhDs' voices: doctoral mobility to the UK following Brexit

Mathilde Maillard takes a look back at her experience of mobility to the United Kingdom, during her third year of doctoral studies. A stay of ... months during which she was hosted by the laboratory ... of Imperial College London.


The videoconference job interview: the Devil is in the details!


The Covid-19 pandemic will not necessarily create a new world. However, it will most certainly provoke systemic changes in work organisation and managerial practices. One immediately thinks of the attitude of managers towards the telework of their employees, or the relevance of the open space, but recruitment practices will also change.

Networking or Not Working, it's up to you!

Hervé Bommelaer is an outplacement consultant at Enjeux Dirigeants. For many years, he has been assisting senior executives in their professional repositioning.


He is the author of seven books on networking, including “Trouver le bon job grâce au Réseau (Finding the right job through networking)” and “Recherche d’emploi - conseils des pros (Job Search – Advice from Professionals)” (Eyrolles).

[Video] The skills needed in a professional environment

On the occasion of the 2019 Professional Pitch Contest #CPP19, members of the jury constituted of executives and business leaders share their experience on the question of skills. You will find in this video their views on recruitment, professional development or doctoral training.

Rituals, how the Little Prince helps us to live well in confinement

For doctoral candidates, researchers, supervisors, team leaders and managers: the value of rituals to unite teams.

Over the last few days, our organization and our pace of life have been disrupted, we have lost some of our points of reference. Having quickly adapted to the new requirements, the challenge is to hold out over the long term.


ABG Newsletters

Each month, ABG provides you with an overview of its news, as well as that of its network, through 3 newsletters:

  • "Researchers newsletter" for PhD candidates, PhDs, engineering students and Master students (FR)
  • "International newsletter" for all audiences interested in news, funding, and especially international mobility, opportunities and job offers for an international audience (EN/FR)
  • "Employers newsletter" for companies and other organisms which recruit PhDs

Read our latest newsletters and... subscribe to the newsletter of your choice .

"Vernadsky" PhD scholarships 2022

Within the framework of the "Vernadsky" program to support the mobility of young researchers, the French Embassy in the Russian Federation is awarding PhD scholarships for the year 2022 for a cotutelle thesis. 

Application deadline: December 17, 2021.

Inscrivez-vous au Forum Emploi Maths 2018

L'édition 2017 du Forum Emploi Maths aura lieu le 13 décembre 2018 prochain à la Cité des Sciences et de l'Industrie, à Paris. Il propose comme chaque année de connecter les étudiants et les formations en maths aux besoins des entreprises. Inscrivez-vous dès à présent !


France-Canada Research Fund

The FCRF aims to encourage and develop Franco-Canadian scientific exchanges, to select projects of excellence, and to encourage the involvement of young researchers in the selected research teams. The FCRF is open to all fields of research.

Retour sur le webinaire "Les métiers technico-commerciaux" 1er épisode de la série des Focus Métiers Hors R&D

Le 2 février 2021 avait lieu le webinaire "Les métiers technico-commerciaux", premier épisde de la série "Focus métiers - hors R&D" organisé par le pôle Relations Entreprises, Partenariats et Recrutement et l'ABG. 

Retrouvez le replay de la session, ainsi qu'une série de bonus !

Apply for the new edition of “PhD, what comes next - 2021?”, the crossborder career workshop for PhD candidates on December 8th-10th 2021

Together with its partners from Luxembourg and Germany, ABG is organising a new online edition of the cross-border seminar for doctoral candidates “PhD, what comes next?”. This seminar is aimed at all doctoral candidates from France, Germany and Luxembourg. On your marks? Get set? Apply now!

L'ABG est au Forum Labo 2021 [Paris]. Inscrivez-vous dès à présent !

L'ABG sera présente lors de l'édition 2021 du Forum Labo. Rendez-vous du 5 au 7 ocobre 2021 à Paris (Porte de Versailles) et venez à notre rencontre ainsi qu'à celle de nombreuses entreprises.

Doctorants à vous de révolutionner le monde de demain avec "La Deeptech voit BIG" un événement bpifrance, le 6 octobre 2021

Étudiants, doctorants, chercheurs, startupeurs, entrepreneurs, bpifrance vous donne rendez-vous le 06 Octobre 2021 à l’Accor Arena et en Live streaming, pour son événement "La deeptech voit BIG" ! Venez découvrir le champ des possibles que l’innovation offre et inspirez-vous de celles et ceux qui oeuvrent déjà au changement  !

Webinar on business creation: "focus on business cooperatives CAE and SCOP", 21/09 at 11am

Are you itching to start a business? Are you wondering about the cooperative model? This mode of governance, centered on people, can also concern entrepreneurial researchers! This is why the ABG and Apécita (association for the employment of managers, engineers and technicians in agriculture) organise a free information webinar on 21/09/21, from 11am to 12.30pm.

Take the dive and come and meet the experts!

Panel d'offres d'emploi : spéciale SHS

En ce moment sur notre job board, de nombreuses offres d'emploi dédiées au public des docteurs en sciences humaines et sociales (SHS).

Découvrez-les toutes dans cet article... mais surtout si l'une (ou plusieurs) d'entre elles vous conviennent, candidatez !

Inscrivez-vous aux Rencontres Physique - Entreprise - Recherche [RPER] 2021

Organisées par la Société Française de Physique en partenariat avec l'European Physical Society et l'ESPCI - Paris - PSL, les prochaines Rencontres Physique - Entreprise - Recherche se tiendront le 17 septembre 2021 à Sorbonne Université à Paris.

Découvrez le programme et inscrivez-vous dès maintenant.

Retour sur le webinaire "Les métiers technico-commerciaux" 1er épisode de la série des Focus Métiers Hors R&D

Le 2 février 2021 avait lieu le webinaire "Les métiers technico-commerciaux", premier épisde de la série "Focus métiers - hors R&D" organisé par le pôle Relations Entreprises, Partenariats et Recrutement et l'ABG. 

Retrouvez le replay de la session, ainsi qu'une série de bonus !

Interested in the adventure of launching a Deeptech startup, with the SATT Pulsalys 2021's special startup young researchers programme

Are you a young doctor, post-doc or doctoral student at the end of your thesis?  You think that your research results have the potential to become a future product/service, meeting a need in society? You are thinking about a start-up project, and consider bringing it to market?

The Young Researchers Special Startup programme may be the springboard that will help you realise your DeepTech ambition.

Apply until 15 October 2021.

Why not do your postdoc in a company? Fund your project with Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions!

Did you know that the Marie Sklodowska Curie "Postdoctoral Fellowships 2021" funding scheme allows you to carry out a research stay of 12 to 24 months in a non-academic structure? Discover the scheme and apply before October 12th, 2021!

Collaborate with ABG for your European project

ABG has been increasingly active at the European level and is recognized as "Euraxess Career Development Center" since 2017. It is a partner in several European projects (COFUND, ITN/Doctoral Networks, Interreg, Erasmus, etc.). Discover our actions in favor of the recruitment and career development of researchers and associate ABG to your projects.


Apply for innovAtive European POstdoctoral fellowship programme of GEnopolE BIOcluster ApogeeBio

Genopole and its partners launch an ambitious funding programme that aims to foster the international attractiveness and visibility of Genopole biocluster through competitive international calls. Association Bernard Gregory will support selected young researchers in their career development. 

Candidatez aux Missions doctorales complémentaires de diffusion scientifique 2021 - 2022 d'Universcience

Une expérience de médiation scientifique vous tente ? Vous avez jusqu'au 15 septembre 2021 pour candidater aux missions doctorales de diffusion scientifique d'Universcience (fusion de la Cité des sciences et de l’industrie et du Palais de la Découverte). Toutes les disciplines sont les bienvenues (SHS included !). Découvrez les modalités de candidatures et lançez-vous !


The WINNINGNormandy Fellowship Program

The WINNINGNormandy – the program WelcomINg and TraiNING international high-level post-docs in Normandy aims to promote attractive research careers in the Normandy Region in France by funding individual-driven research training and career opportunities for Experienced Researchers. The program is co-funded by the European MSCA-COFUND program and the regional council of Normandy.

Application deadline for the first call: October 17,  2021.

Appel à candidatures 2021 du prix de thèse de la Chaire "Défense & Aérospatial"

Dans le cadre de ses missions de recherche et de soutien aux étudiants, la chaire « Défense & Aérospatial » lance un prix qui vise à récompenser des travaux de thèses à vocation stratégique et prospective. 

L'appel à candidatures est ouvert jusqu'au 15 juillet 2021 !

Sandra Giron joins ABG's Innovative Training and Coaching department

We are pleased to welcome Ms Sandra Giron to our ranks as Training and Coaching officer.

Get to know more about her background, her commitments and her objectives in this biography.

Grands Prix de l'Académie des technologies - 2019

Vous êtes une startup créée depuis moins de 5 ans dans le secteur de la mobilité terrestre ? Candidatez, à partir du 15 avril et avant le 5 juillet 2019 minuit, à la nouvelle édition des Grands Prix de l’Académie des technologies !