IRD opens a new call for the creation of "JEAI, les jeunes équipes associées à l'Institut".


The « Jeunes équipes associées à l’IRD » (JEAI) Program is designed to promote and strengthen new research teams in the Developing countries through partnership with IRD research units or units associated to the Institute.

It aims at enabling a group of researchers to form a team, via the completion of a research project and training through research.

The completion of the project, in close cooperation with the IRD research unit, should act as a catalyst for the supported team to become an authority in their field, facilitating their integration into national and international scientific networks.

The leader of a JEAI is a full-time researcher with a research institution from a country in the global South. He/she is the initiator of the application. Subsequently, should the application be successful, he/she will become the IRD's contact point for the setting up and monitoring of the JEAI.

The JEAI's correspondent is a researcher posted to one of the IRD's research units or in an associated unit.

The full application is sent in electronic format only to

Incomplete and late applications will not be accepted