Please contact me by email for above offers or other enquiries.
( vberry AT umontpellier DOT fr )

funding sources


  • 2023-, Head of the DevOps apprenticeship training program, Computer Science dept., Polytech Montpellier.
  • 2022-2024, responsible of students' admissions, Computer Science dept., Polytech Montpellier
  • 2018-2023, Head of the of Data and Information Processing track, Polytech International Summer chool
  • 2010-2023, Head of the Numerical committee, Polytech Montpellier
  • 2019-2021, Studies manager, Computer Science department, Polytech Montpellier
  • 2010-2015, Head of the Informatics transversal dept., Polytech Montpellier
  • 2009-10, Preparation of a Master's program
  • 2008-09, 2006-07 & 2002-03: Head of the bioinformatics Master cursus.
  • 2000-01: Opening of a Master's program in bioinformatics at Montpellier University (with M.-P. Lefranc)


Head of a scientific axis in the Labex NumEv

  • Algorithms and Computation axis (2014 to 2016)

Member of the CS departement head team at LIRMM

  • Head of the CS department engineering team (2012 and 2013)

Conference Program Committees

  • BIBM'22 : International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine, Las Vegas (EU) and Changsha (Chi)
  • JOBIM'10: 10èmes Journées Ouvertes Biologie Informatique et Mathématiques, Montpellier
  • ISMB'09: 17th International Conference on Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (Evolution & Phylogeny track), Stockholm
  • JOBIM'09: 9èmes Journées Ouvertes Biologie Informatique et Mathématiques, Nantes
  • MIEP'08: 3rd workshop on Mathematics and Informatics in Evolution and Phylogeny, Montpellier
  • WABI'06: 6th Workshop on Algorithms in Bioinformatics (substitute to O. Gascuel), Zürich
  • JOBIM'00: 1ères Journées Ouvertes Biologie Informatique et Mathématiques, Montpellier

Administration of research projects

  • 2010-2013 AGCT program, funded by Région Languedoc Roussillon
  • 2008-2011: Phylariane, Phylogenomics: integrated algorithms and visualizations for analyzing the evolution of life.


  • French ANR 2008 & 2009
  • US-Israël Fund 2009
  • Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 2005
  • Marsden Fund (New-Zealand), 2003.
  • Reviewer of (a too large number of) papers for Computer Science and Bioinformatics journals


  • 2019-: Education and Universitary Life Council, Acacademic Council, Universite de Montpellier (CFVU and CAc boards)
  • 2009-10: LIRMM laboratory council
  • 2005-08: Studies and Universitary Life Council (CEVU)
  • 2004-08: Specialist's Committee in Computer Science