© École Polytechnique
91128 Palaiseau Cedex
Phone: +33 1 69 33 33 33
Open Positions

The Ecole polytechnique in Palaiseau near Paris (France) invites applications for several positions of professors or associate professors. Candidates are expected to be successful practitioners or researchers in their field, internationally oriented, with strong interest in teaching. There is no restriction on the age or nationality of the candidates. A working knowledge of French is recommended, but not mandatory, since some classes can be taught in English.

Informal enquiries may be made to the chair of the department of interest. They can also be obtained from the Pôle gestion Enseignants et Statistiques (Direction de l'Enseignement et de la Recherche), Ecole polytechnique, 91128 Palaiseau Cedex, France, Fax +33 1 69 33 38 51.

All candidates to those positions must apply over the Internet.


Should any problem arise, you may contact:

Ms Béatrice FRANQUES (DER, Ecole polytechnique) beatrice.franques@polytechnique.edu

and Ms Aude GAUDET aude.gaudet@polytechnqiue.edu

The final decision is taken in May-June, 2015. The positions are expected to start on September 1st, 2015.


Biology Department
  • Full-time lecturer Biological microscopies image analysis - Assistant Professor Full-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • Associate professor Development of organisms - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • Associate professor Biotherapie - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply

Computer Science Department
  • CHE residents - Assistant Part-time: two positions   Details  Apply
  • CHE - Assistant Part-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • PCC Computer architecture - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • Hadamard Networking - Associate prof. or lecturer Full-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • PROF or Associate Data - Professor Full-time: one position   Details  Apply

Mathematics Department
  • PCC - Resident Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply

Applied Mathematics Department
  • Hadamard Numerical analysis and optimization - Assistant/Associate Professor Full-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • PCC Communication networks and/or Random graphs - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • Full Prof or Associate prof. Statistics - Associate Professor Full-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • Associate professor Optimization - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply

Mechanics Department
  • Assistant Professor Modeling in Computational Biomechanics - Assistant Professor Full-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • Junior Associate professor Aerodynamics - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • Junior Associate professor Solid and Structural Mechanics - Resident Associate Professor Full-time: one position   Details  Apply

Physics Department
  • CHE all areas of experimental physics - Assistant Part-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • Assistant Professor All areas of physics - Assistant Professor Full-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • PCC all areas of physics - Associate Professor Part-time: three positions   Details  Apply
  • Assistant Professor Materials science - Associate prof. or lecturer Full-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • PA Optics - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply

Humanities and Social Sciences Department
  • PCC French Literature - Associate Professor Full-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • PCC Art History - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply
  • PCC Strategy and Geopolitics - Associate Professor Part-time: one position   Details  Apply


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