Prosfer Governance and contacts


The PROSFER program gathers 3 Ecoles normales supérieures (ENS) in France (Lyon, Paris-Saclay and Rennes) and the East China Normal University in Shanghai. The general coordination of the program is managed by ENS de Lyon. For each discipline of the program, French and Chinese scientific coordinators have been appointed.

France: ENS group

  • Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon - general coordinator of the program  
    • Philippe MAURIN, Director of international affairs
      philippe.maurin [at]
    • Jean-Michel ROY, Scientific leader of the  PROSFER program 
      jean-michel.roy [at]
    • Karin KIM LIM, Head of International Cooperation and Partnerships [at]
  • Ecole Normale Supérieure de Paris saclay 
    • Catherine Stephan-EVAIN, Director of international affairs 
      catherine.stephan-evain [at]
  • Ecole Normale Supérieure de Rennes 
    • Deborah FRANCE-PIQUET, Head of International Cooperation 
      deborah.france-piquet [at]


China : ECNU  


  • Institut of aspiring researchers
    • YANG Fuyi, Assistant director
      fyyang [at]
    • YU Hao, Head of the Aspiring Researcher Training Office
      hyu [at]
    • LIUXiaoling, Project manager
      xlliu [at]
  • International exchange and cooperation division
    • DU Zhenyu, Director 
      zydu [at]
    • MENG Yu, Head of International Cooperation and partnerships 
      ymeng [at]
    • LIU Xiaoyan (Lucie), Project manager
      xyliu [at]

Scientific coordinators 

France : ENS group 
Subject area Scientific coordinator Email 
BiologyKarine Gauthier (ENS Lyon)karine.gauthier [at] 
ChemistryNicolas Bogliotti (ENS Paris-Saclay)nicolas.bogliotti [at]
Physics Tommaso ROSCILDE (ENS Lyon)tommaso.roscilde [at]
Computer science Frédéric VIVIEN (ENS de Lyon) / 
David BAELDE (ENS Rennes)
frederic.vivien [at]
david.baelde [at]
Philosophy Jean-Michel ROY (ENS Lyon)jean-michel.roy [at]
History Pierre-Emmanuel BACHELET (ENS Lyon)pierreemmanuel.bachelet [at]
SociologyFrédéric Lebaron (ENS Paris-Saclay)frederic.lebaron [at] 
Sports scienceJacques Prioux (ENS Rennes)jacques.prioux [at]
Foreign languagesFabienne DUMONTET (ENS Lyon)Fabienne.Dumontet [at]


China : ECNU
Subject area RoleProfessorEmail 
BiologyCoordinatorJIANG Xiaodongxdjiang [at]
ChemistryCoordinatorZHANG Kunkzhang [at]
PhysicsCoordinatorHUANG Kunkhuang [at]
Computer scienceCoordinatorWANG Changbocbwang [at]
Philosophy   CoordinatorHE Jingjhe [at]
HistoryCoordinatorZHU Mingzhumingecnu [at]
HistoryAssistantXIAO Qi    cherynexiao [at]
SociologyCoordinatorZHAO Yeqinyqzhao [at]
EducationCoordinatorHUANG Zhongjingzjhuang [at]
EducationAssistantZHAO Qiqzhao [at]
Sports scienceCoordinatorGAO Qianggaoqiang.ecnu [at]
Foreign languagesCoordinatorWANG Jingjwang [at]


Coordinators /Institutional contacts 

  • France : ENS 
    • ENS Rennes: international [at]
    • ENS Paris-Saclay: ri [at] 
    • ENS de Lyon: International.strategy [at]
  • China : ECNU
    • MENG Yu, Responsable Coopération et  partenariats internationaux : ymeng [at]
    • Xiaoyan (Lucie) LIU, Chargée de mission
      Tel: +86-21-62233190, 13601918767
      xyliu [at] 
      Add: Room 361, Physics Building, 3663 North Zhongshan Road, Shanghai 200062, China