This close link is made possible by the presence of several important research units, bringing together faculty and CNRS researchers. Researchers and faculty work closely together, sharing educational and administrative tasks. The research units associated with the Linguistics Department are well known nationally and internationally. They play a scientific coordination role in their fields, both as units and through individual members’ participation in international research networks. The research units associated with the department are:
The Linguistics Department and the associated research units are affiliated with the Doctoral School of Language Sciences (ED 132 – Sciences du langage).