The Doctoral School is managed by a team of directors, an office and a council.


Olivier Bodini, University Professor in Computer Science

Deputy director

Natacha Bessis, University professor in Immunology

Administrative manager

Ana Farto, Administrative manager

Members of the Doctoral School Board

Olivier Bodini, University Professor in Computer Science
Marie-Christophe Boissier, University Professor, Rheumatology hospital practitioner
Francis Nier, University Professor in Maths
Khaled Hassouni, Universités Professor in Materials Science and Processing
Natacha Bessis, University professor in Immunology

Members of the council of the doctoral school

The council of the doctoral school adopts the program of actions of the doctoral school and manages, the actions of the doctoral school through its deliberations. It’s composed of :

13 members representing the research units :

  • Olivier BODINI, director of the ED, LIPN, member of the board
  • Marie-Christophe BOISSIER, Li2P director, member of the board
  • Yueyun HU, LAGA
  • Dominique VREL, LSPM director
  • Anne AMY-KLEIN, LPL director
  • Khaled HASSOUNI, LSPM, membre of the board
  • Natacha BESSIS, deputy director of the ED, Li2P, member of the board
  • Anissa MOKRAOUI, L2TI
  • Francis NIER, LAGA, member of the board
  • Heïko RODEL, LEEC director
  • Philippe SAVARIN, CSPBAT director
  • Nadine VARIN-BLANK, ASIH director

2 members representing the staff

  • Séverine GIROD, responsable administrative adjoint du BRED en charge des études doctorales
  • Jaime ARIAS, ingénieur de recherche au LIPN

5 representatives of the elected PhD candidates

  • Meriem NAIM, laboratoire LVTS – site SMBH
  • Thibault DE LA TAILLE, laboratoire LVTS – site SMBH
  • Cassandre MAHE (HUSSON), laboratoire LEEC – site Villetaneuse
  • Damien GERGONNE, laboratoire LEEC – site Villetaneuse
  • Pooja RADHAKRISHNAN, laboratoire LEEC – site Villetaneuse

6 external third parties

  • Pierre DUHAMEL (Director of research CNRS, SUPELEC, ENS Cachan)
  • Gilles GREGOIRE (Director of CNRS à l’ISMO)
  • Mohamed HIBTI (research expert R&D EDF)
  • Christophe LAUX (Professor, Ecole Centrale Paris)
  • Frédéric LE ROUX (Mathematicien)
  • Isabelle TERRASSE (Scientific director EADS)


  • Jean-Pierre ATTAL, URB2I director (laboratory P5-P13)
  • Bruno MANIL, director of Institut Galileo
  • Nathalie CHARNAUX, director of the department SMBH
  • Stéphane CHAMERON, director of the Master of Ethologie
  • Ana FARTO, administrative assistant manager of the doctoral school
  • Alexandra Lepine , administrative manager of BRED
  • Olivier OUDAR, in charge of the Biology-health concentration (Bobigny)
  • Vincent LORENT, responsable des masters de l’Institut Galilée
  • Pascale MOLINIER, VP-CR
  • Carole PLANES, director the laboratory Hypoxie & Poumon