The French Embassy in Canada has partnered with the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies (PWIAS) to bring the best French researchers to a program titled: French Scholars Lecture Series / Cycles of French speakers at UBC.

The program invites high-level French academics to participate in a transdisciplinary dialogue with their Canadian counterparts. The visit includes a public lecture and discussions with students and faculty at the University of British Columbia. Symposia and informal discussions are also encouraged, under the responsibility of the Visiting Professor at the University of British Columbia.

The deadline for applications for the 2018 call is 30 November 2017.

Applications should be sent to Anthony Lahaye (anthony.lahaye AT at the Consulate General of France in Vancouver.

For more information and to download the application, visit PWIAS.