Scientific Division

The Scientific Division is responsible for the development and implementation of the scientific strategy for the Institut Pasteur. Its primary task is to identify key research topics and to leverage the technical and human resources required. To achieve this aim ,the division works in close association with the department heads and with the Scientific Council.


The Scientific Division reviews projects and research programs proposed by scientists, and selects for particular encouragement those that are original, innovative and consistent with the mission and strategies of the Institut Pasteur. The division also directs Institut Pasteur scientists towards new research areas to and handles all of the elated development tasks.


Foremost among the strategic impact of this division are the creation of new 5-year research groups and units, budget, space and equipment allocations, grant submissions, and securing necessary research agreements.


The Scientific Council is a trusted advisor to the Scientific Division, which works closely with its different subdivisions to accomplish tasks, notably :


The Scientific Division also coordinates all of the technological platforms located on Institut Pasteur premises.


The Scientific Division develops partnerships with other research organizations both in France and abroad, in particular with the Institut Pasteur International Network.


The Scientific Division has been led by Prof. Anthony Pugsley since June 6, 2008.

Updated on 16/07/2013


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