Marie Lesclingand is a Doctor in Socio-demography and Senior Lecturer at the Sociology/Ethnology Department at Nice-Sophia Antipolis University.
She is also a researcher associated with the Demography, Gender and Society Unit of INED.
Female migration and gender in Africa.
Transition to adulthood in rural Mali (marriage, fertility, migration).
Female genital mutilation and health
Female genital mutilation and Handicap : measurement of injuries and trauma and assessment of needs in Reconstructive Surgical Procedure : project financed by the ANR, collaboration with Paris 1 University (Idup) and Ined (Violence and Gender Project)
Demographic dynamics, conjugality and parentality in Africa. Follow up survey in rural Africa (Bwa, Mali) (collaboration with Ined).