Christian Lequesne

Full Professor

CERI- Sciences Po

Christian Lequesne, holds BA and MA degrees from  Sciences Po Strasbourg and the College of Europe, Bruges. He then got his Ph.D. in political science  and his Habilitation in Sciences Po Paris (Supervisor: Professor Alfred Grosser). Assistant, Department of Political and Administrative Studies of the College of Europe (1986-1988). Research fellow and then Professor at Sciences Po since 1988, he was deputy director of CERI from 2000 to 2003, and director of CERI from 2009 to 2013. Director of the Centre français de recherche en sciences sociales (CEFRES) in Prague from 2004 to 2006, LSE-Sciences PoAlliance Professor at the European Institute of the London School of Economics from 2006 to 2008, member and vice-president of the Board of Directors of Sciences Po from 2007 to 2013. Since 2015, he is "visiting professor of honor" at the Department of Social Sciences of Charles University in Prague.

Co-Chief Editor of European Review of International Studies (Barbara Budrich Publishers), member of the editorial board of Journal of European Integration; member of the scientific committees of Politique européenne and Etudes européennes. Regular columnist (European affairs) in Ouest France. Co-president (with F. Villeroy de Galhau) of the study group France-Germany at the Institut Montaigne, member of the Scientific Board of the Institut für Europäische Politik (Berlin), the Fondation Robert Schuman and the Finnish Institute of International Affairs. Was awarded the F. Palacky social sciences medal by the Czech Academy of Sciences and Chevalier in the Ordre des Palmes académiques.