Research engineer in data production, processing and analysis

This recruitment is part of the ANR Natinasia collaborative research project led by Fabienne Jagou, a senior lecturer at the EFEO specialising in political and cultural relations between China and Tibet in the modern period.

Reporting to Fabienne Jagou, the project's scientific manager, he/she will be responsible for the following tasks: Developing and implementing methods for exploiting and analysing databases or corpuses, and ensuring that they are put to good use; guaranteeing the quality and validity of the data produced and the processing carried out.

He/she will provide scientific, technical and editorial support to the ANR Natinasia collaborative project.

Application deadline: 15 May 2024

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Accueil en délégation à l’EFEO

Campaign 2024-2025

The call for applications is open until April 30, 2024

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Deputy accounting officer - financial director

The Deputy accounting officer assists the Accounting Officer/Financial Director in all his/her duties and deputises for him/her during his/her absences. On a day-to-day basis, he/she works closely with the Accounting Officer/Financial Director and supervises the activities of the department's staff.

Deadline for receipt of applications: 29 February 2024

Starting date: 1 June 2024

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Recruitment is closed


Digital Humanities and Information Systems Engineer

Missions :
- Advising management on strategic digital choices
- Manage the development of digital projects
- Support departments and researchers in the management of their digital data
- Ensure the administration and maintenance of the EFEO's web infrastructures

Deadline for receipt of applications: 1 February 2024

Starting date: as soon as possible

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Recruitment is closed


Librarian - Chiang Mai

The EFEO Centre in Chiang Mai is recruiting a librarian.

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Recruitment is closed


EFEO postdoctoral contracts 2024

The call for 2 EFEO postdoctoral contracts 2024 is open until October 17 2023, 6pm (Paris time):

  • 1 general contract
  • 1 "anthropology" contract

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Recruitment is closed


Senior Lecturer

Art History and/or Archaeology of South and/or South-East Asia (countries concerned: India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Burma, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia and/or Malaysia)

Position profile : The candidate will work in the fields of art history and/or archaeology. The candidate's research will preferably have a regional and comparative dimension, taking into account inter-regional exchanges in Asia. Knowledge of one or more Asian languages will be appreciated in order to work on primary sources. He/She will have a local and international research network in his/her discipline and will already have undertaken long research stays in Asia.

EFEO research fellows conduct field researches and are likely to be assigned for part of their career to an EFEO research centre in Asia.

When posted in France, they teach. The annual reference duration for teaching services is 96 hours. Participation in the joint EFEO, EPHE-PSL, and EHESS Master's program in Asian studies is strongly recommended.

Deadline for receipt of applications: 8 September 2023

Date of taking up the post: 1 January 2024

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Recruitment is closed


Head of the South-East Asia collections


As a member of the EFEO library team, the Head of Southeast Asia manages the documentary resources of Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. He or she will take part in developing and implementing the institution's documentary policy.

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Recruitment is closed


PhD position

Archaeological Mapping in Southeast Asia from Airborne LiDAR data with Machine Learning

Starting date: September 2023 (or earlier)

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