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List of notable or famous professors from France, with bios and photos, including the top professors born in France and even some popular professors who immigrated to France. If you're trying to find out the names of famous French professors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professor from France is included when available.

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This historic professors from France list can help answer the questions "Who are some French professors of note?" and "Who are the most famous professors from France?" These prominent professors of France may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected French professors.

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Alain Frédéric Carpentier M.D. Ph.D. is a French surgeon whom the President of the American Association for Thoracic Surgery calls the father of modern mitral valve repair. He is the recipient of the 2007 Lasker Prize. ...more

Age: 83

Birthplace: Toulouse, France

Profession: Professor, Surgeon

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Albert Fert is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Professors from France
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Albert Fert is a French physicist and one of the discoverers of giant magnetoresistance which brought about a breakthrough in gigabyte hard disks. Currently, he is an emeritus professor at Université Paris-Sud in Orsay and scientific director of a joint laboratory between the Centre national de la ...more

Age: 79

Birthplace: Carcassonne, France

Profession: Physicist, Professor

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Antoine Sfeir is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Professors from France
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Antoine Sfeir, is a Franco-Lebanese journalist and a professor. He is the editor of the French journal Les Cahiers de l'Orient, is the president of the Centre d'études et de réflexions sur le Proche-Orient and a former professor of International relations at the school Celsa. He is now the president ...more

Age: 68

Birthplace: Beirut, Lebanon

Profession: Journalist, Professor

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Béatrice Casadesus is a painter, sculptor and professor. ...more

Age: 75

Birthplace: Paris, France

Profession: Sculptor, Painter, Professor

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