IC-3i International PhD Program : 12 PhD contrat at Institut Curie, applications until February 4th 2016

C-3i International PhD Program

The IC-3i international Phd Program is a PhD fellowship program partly funded by the European Commission under the Cofund scheme of Horizon 2020’s Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions.


The aim is to recruit motivated students for 12 PhD projects who will be starting their PhD in October 2016 at Institut Curie bringing together a world-class multidisciplinary cancer research center and a model hospital.

Call for applications

Applications can be sent until February 4th 2016, 17:00 CET.
Applicants will have to complete an online application form in English.
Incomplete applications will not be eligible.

PhD fellows

The IC-3i-PhD fellows will carry out research at Institut Curie, located in Paris and surroundings, (France). This vibrant environment is based on the pluri-disciplinary approaches and excellence offered by over 80 research groups comprising Institut Curie’s 12 research departments and its hospital group.
Thesis projects cover Institut Curie’s 4 main research axes:

  • Biology & Chemistry of Radiations, Cell Signaling & Cancer
  • Development, Cancer, Genetics & Epigenetics
  • Integrative Tumour Biology, Immunology & Environment
  • Multiscale Physics-Biology-Chemistry & Cancer

PhD students will be employed by Institut Curie and will be registered with a Parisian University (ex: PSL Research University*) and affiliated with a Doctoral school**.


*PSL Research University is a trans-disciplinary world-class research and training university of 25 institutions sharing a common culture founded on scientific excellence. Institut Curie is a founding member of this initiative.

**Doctoral schools belong to universities in Paris. Each PhD fellow will be affiliated to a Doctoral School awarding the PhD degree.