PhD Position F/M PhD position at Inria and École Normale Supérieure in Paris in collaboration with Fujitsu Japan

September 30, 2022
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2022-05308 - PhD Position F/M PhD position at Inria and École Normale Supérieure in Paris in collaboration with Fujitsu Japan

Contract type : Fixed-term contract

Level of qualifications required : Graduate degree or equivalent

Fonction : PhD Position


A fully funded PhD positions in Computer Science is available in Paris in the context of a collaboration with Fujitsu Japan. PhD students will be based in the Inria research team ANTIQUE at École Normale Supérieure in Paris, and will have the opportunity (but not an obligation) to teach (in French or even in English). Research visits to Fujitsu Japan will be possible and encouraged.

The start date is any time, but the sooner the better. PhD positions are for 3 years in France (1 year extension is typically accepted).


The candidate will work on the design and development of practical formal verification methods for machine learning.

Interested people should contact me via email ( to discuss the details of the project and their research interests.

Main activities

Ideal candidates should be motivated and committed to research and have a strong background in formal methods, ideally static analysis, or in machine learning.

Benefits package
  • Subsidized meals
  • Partial reimbursement of public transport costs
  • Leave: 7 weeks of annual leave + 10 extra days off due to RTT (statutory reduction in working hours) + possibility of exceptional leave (sick children, moving home, etc.)
  • Possibility of teleworking and flexible organization of working hours (after 12 months of employment)
  • Professional equipment available (videoconferencing, loan of computer equipment, etc.)
  • Social, cultural and sports events and activities
  • Access to vocational training
  • General Information
  • Theme/Domain : Proofs and Verification Software engineering (BAP E)

  • Town/city : Paris

  • Inria Center : CRI de Paris
  • Starting date : 2022-10-01
  • Duration of contract : 3 years
  • Deadline to apply : 2022-09-30
  • Contacts
  • Inria Team : ANTIQUE
  • PhD Supervisor : Urban Caterina /
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  • area of excellence,
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  • About Inria

    Inria is the French national research institute dedicated to digital science and technology. It employs 2,600 people. Its 200 agile project teams, generally run jointly with academic partners, include more than 3,500 scientists and engineers working to meet the challenges of digital technology, often at the interface with other disciplines. The Institute also employs numerous talents in over forty different professions. 900 research support staff contribute to the preparation and development of scientific and entrepreneurial projects that have a worldwide impact.

    Instruction to apply

    Defence Security : This position is likely to be situated in a restricted area (ZRR), as defined in Decree No. 2011-1425 relating to the protection of national scientific and technical potential (PPST).Authorisation to enter an area is granted by the director of the unit, following a favourable Ministerial decision, as defined in the decree of 3 July 2012 relating to the PPST. An unfavourable Ministerial decision in respect of a position situated in a ZRR would result in the cancellation of the appointment.

    Recruitment Policy : As part of its diversity policy, all Inria positions are accessible to people with disabilities.

    Warning : you must enter your e-mail address in order to save your application to Inria. Applications must be submitted online on the Inria website. Processing of applications sent from other channels is not guaranteed.

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