Université de Nantes gathers more than 3700 staff members working on 6 different campuses, located in the cities of Nantes, Saint-Nazaire and La Roche-sur-Yon*. Accordingly, it stands for one of the main employers in the region Pays de la Loire and plays a key role in the city of Nantes’ development. One out twelve inhabitants of the city either studies or works at the University.

The fifty years-old creative and audacious university has taken education training and research to the highest level as well as to place students at the center of its ambition.
In order to face this fast transformation, Université de Nantes recruits every year numerous staff members with a wide range of scientific, administrative or technician profile, who contribute to the university’s progress.
* Le Mans and Angers, concerning the ESPE Faculty

Why should you join the university ?

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Come and join Université de Nantes’ staff members and share your skills for the benefit of a young and ambitious public institution, which places the human value at the center of its strategy.

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Visiting researchers

Université de Nantes welcomes overseas researchers and professors from all over the world.

You are a researcher? You are arriving in Nantes? The association Chercheurs Etrangers à Nantes is helping you settling in!

3 818 members of staff

  • 2 133 teachers, research professor and researchers
  • 1 685 BIATSS staff members (library staff, engineers, administrative staff, technicians, service and healthcare staff)

Data – June 2017