Parsons Paris

Message from the Dean

  • IMG - Dean's Message Florence LeClerc

    Welcome to Parsons Paris. Your campus is located in one of the most vibrant cities in the world, where innovation and tradition are part of daily life. As Parsons Paris students, you will receive the best of an American art and design education in a city that has inspired generations of artists, designers and scholars.

    When you join our campus, you become a member of an international community of excellence. Here you will learn how to think globally in a local context. Our interdisciplinary approach will allow you to explore new creative solutions to today's challenges. Parsons Paris and the city area laboratory where you can experiment and learn across disciplines in a seamless manner.

    As the Dean of Parsons Paris, I embrace the values of social justice of The New School and I want to make sure that our students acquire the tools that will allow them to think critically to better the world. Your journey with us will be one of questioning the status quo, challenging codes and norms and thinking outside of the box to shape the future.

    Our faculty, staff and I look forward to welcoming you on campus.

    — Florence Leclerc-Dickler
    Dean, Parsons Paris