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Expert Scientifique

Massalia Consulting is a consulting company specializing in science and pedagogy; from scientific communication to grant application.

Massalia Consulting is a bilingual French-English consulting company that delivers scientific and pedagogical services involved the fields of publishing and communication, biotechnology and higher education. Its services include project development and management, writing and editing, visual presentation and pedagogical watch. Its disciplinary specialties are immunology, genetics, neuroscience and biomedical sciences. Massalia Consulting provides services for focused questions in the form of advisory or expert missions.

We also provide support to PMEs as well as municipalities, to access grants at the national (state, regional, departmental, EPIC) and the international (Europe, H2020) levels.

Our Services

Our team of experts are experienced and have a broad wealth of knowledge to help you accomplish your professional goals

We advise you in all phases of your projects in the fields of immunology, genetics, neuroscience and biomedical sciences. We offer universities, fundamental and applied research laboratories and biotechnology companies, support in the implementation of academic programs or continuing education.

We help prepare your scientific publications from your manuscripts for publication into peer-reviewed journals to general press release statements. We assist in the development and writing of your grants with agency requirement, timeline, organization and visual support.

We analyze and synthesize your complex ideas and concepts into slideshows for an audience ranging from professionals to non-experts.

We survey effective and innovative teaching strategies in your field for a broad range of audience.

We mediate disputes between scientists, a process by which personal biases are removed to produce a neutral scientific statement on a topic that can be used directly by decison-makers from diverse arenas.

Our Team

Marie-dominique Franco,
PhD – Founder and Expert Scientific

University Professor who has developed an academic career in the USA after graduating from Aix-Marseille University with a PhD in Immunology. Marie-dominique is an expert in immunology, genetics and university pedagogy.

Philippe Pierret,
PhD, LLB – Expert Scientific

Academic Administrator with a law degree (Bachelor of Law-LLB from UQAM) who has developed a career in Canada after graduating from The University of Montreal with a PhD in Neurosciences. Phillippe has 20 years of expertise as a manager of big projects with North-American and European grants agencies. His expertise in project development and management has secured numerous accounts.

Jan Loechell Turner,
MS, MA – Expert Librarian

Jan is an Emeritus Professor with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. She is skilled in plant identification, editing, instructional design, public speaking, and environmental education. She is a strong professional with a MS in Biological Sciences from Arizona State University and a MA in librarianship from the University of Denver.

Our Clients

Research institutes, biotechnology/pharmaceutical companies, startups, marketing & communication agencies, universities, hospitals, associations, etc.

Our Partners