Stimulate the circulation of ideas and researchers

FMSH takes part in the international development of the social sciences and humanities by developing scientific cooperation programmes with many different foreign partners and through a policy of incoming and outgoing mobility aimed at postdoc and senior researchers of all nationalities.



Associate Research Directors - Guest Researchers 2022

DEA Programme
The DEA Programme (Directeurs d’Études Associés, or Associate Research Directors) is the oldest international mobility programme at Fondation Maison des sciences de l’homme. It provides funding to invite international professors and senior researchers from all across the globe...

Interview with Laura Nys

Herman Diederiks Laureate 2020
In 2020, Laura Nys was awarded the Herman Diederiks Prize for her article "Distance and proximity. Interpersonal relations between pupils and educators in the Belgian reform school of Mol (1927-1960)". In this interview, she tells us more about her research process and explains...
Until March 15, 2022 | For the development of the ethnological works of future...
Mattei Dogan Prize, Ariane Deluz Prize and Louis Dumont Fund | 12th october 2021