CIFE Core Faculty
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Core Faculty

 

Laurent BAECHLER

Laurent Baechler studied International Relations and Economics in Paris. He received his PhD in Economics in 2000. He taught at the Marmara University in Istanbul and at the Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers in Paris, before joining the teaching staff of Science Po Paris in 2003. Since 2005, he has been working with CIFE and directs the module "Economic Globalisation and Sustainable Development" of the MAEIS European Integration and Global Studies.
Since 2013 he is Director of the Global Studies programme, formerly the Anglophone branch. Laurent Baechler has been conducting research on sustainable development issues, particularly on energy and climate policies, for more than 15 years.
He is currently working on sustainable development policies in emerging countries. He is also scientific advisor and coordinator of the new collection "Planète en jeu" (Planet at stake) at DeBoeck editions.

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François BAFOIL

François Bafoil assure la co-direction du programme Global Energy policies and Governance à Nice et à Berlin avec un cours sur “Geopolitics and energy”. Directeur de recherche au CNRS.
Il a obtenu son doctorat à Sciences Po et son habilitation en sociologie à diriger des recherches à l’université de Grenoble 2. Il est diplômé en hilosophie et en polonais (INALCO). En poste à l’université de Lodz en Pologne en 1984, puis chercheur à Berlin de 1988-1994 (Fondation Alexander von Humboldt, WZB), il rejoint le CERI en 2003. En 2002-2003, il est expert européen en charge de l’évaluation ex ante au ministère de l’Economie à Varsovie et en 2007-2008, conseiller spécial à l’OCDE pour le Territorial Review Poland. Il a enseigné dans les universités de Cologne, Shanghaï (Fudan), Istanbul (Bilgui) et Berlin (CIFE). Il est membre des comités scientifiques de l’Institut für Europäische Politik de Berlin, du Centre for Social Studies (PAN) de Varsovie et Centre for Social Studies (PAN) de Varsovie et du Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE). Il développe, dans le cadre de la sociologie, des études comparatives sur l’Europe centrale et orientale et l’Asie du Sud Est et sur les politiques de l’énergie. Il enseigne au sein du Master Théorie Politique de Sciences Po un cours intitulé : « Sociologie et psychanalyse. Max Weber et Sigmund Freud. Approches comparées du rationalisme ».

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Emre GÜR

Emre GÜR is a graduate of the IEHEI as well as of Marmara University Public Administration Department. He started his career with intensive work in the Civil Society network between Turkey and EU, and has contributed to various projects within this framework. He worked at Bahcesehir University, in charge of cooperation with CIFE, followed by a traineeship at the Directorat General Europeaid of the European Commission in Brussels. Currently, he is the managing partner of Barem Consultancy, representative of CIFE in Turkey, and consultant & trainer on Project Management and PCM. He has working and teaching experience also on Civil Society Organisations Management, EU Development Policies, Funding and Networking and various related topics. He is the Secretary General of Turkey Europe Foundation and member of its board. In the framework of the MAEIS, he is in charge of a workshop on Project Cycle Management.

Rachel GUYET

Rachel GUYET is Director of the Master in global energy transition and governance. She is a doctor in political science and project manager at CERI-Sciences Po. She works on issues of fuel poverty and fuel transition at the territorial level in Europe. She also teaches at the European campus of Sciences Po Paris in Dijon.

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Susann HEINECKE

Susann Heinecke, born in 1979 in Apolda/Thuringia, has studied political science, cultural studies and journalism in Leipzig and Lyon. She worked at the Zeitgeschichtliches Forum and the University of Leipzig, department of political science. 2003-2007 Robert Bosch Foundation scholarship and lectureship at the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, the Lomonosov Moscow State University, and the Free Russian-German Institute of Journalism in Moscow, as well as at the School of International Relations of the St. Petersburg State University. Regional coordination of the Robert Bosch Stiftung’s lectureship program in Russia in 2004-2005. She participated in the Robert Bosch Foundations’ doctoral program at the German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP) “Central and Eastern Europe on the way into the 21 century” in 2005-2007. Consultant for the CIS countries at the state chancellery of Brandenburg in 2007-2009. Doctoral thesis about the German policy towards Russia at the University of Cologne in 2011. Since 2011, she is a research associate at CIFE and currently coordinates a PhD Support Programme for doctoral students from Central Asia and the Southern Caucasus (EUCACIS). Since 2019 she is Director of the MAEIS (Master), European Policy and Governance - Trilingual Studies.
Language skills: German, English, Russian, French, Spanish.
Research interests: foreign policy analysis, German foreign policy, German-Russian relations, Russian foreign and domestic politics and developments of the CIS region, cultures and politics of memory, theories of international relations.

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Mathias JOPP

Mathias Jopp is Director of the Institut für Europäische Politik and Honorary Professor at the University of Tübingen.
He is teaching at the Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE), where he is also doing part of his research.
He is a member of the Presidium of the German section of the European Community Studies Association (ECSA) and accredited reviewer of the European Research Council.

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Arnaud LECONTE

Arnaud Leconte is in charge of the Joint Master in Global Economic Governance and Public Affairs (GEGPA) organised with the School of Government of LUISS Guido Carli. He is a Doctor of Economics. Arnaud Leconte is a researcher in economics and a graduate of the College of Europe in Bruges and the University of St. Gallen. He focuses his research on the economic policies of collaboration between the European Union and the Mediterranean countries to achieve sustainable development.

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Frédéric LÉPINE

Frederic Lepine was born in Namur (Belgique) in 1966. He studied political sciences at the Catholic University of Louvain (Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium). Since 1994, he is journalist in the academic journal of the CIFE, L'Europe en formation, and was appointed Editor-in-chief in 2001. This scientific quarterly is specialised in the political field, encompassing European Integration, Federalism and International Relations. Since 1994, he is also teaching federalism in CIFE Masters' programmes. In particular, he is the director of the "Federalism and Governance" module. From 1996 to 1999, he was the director of studies of the Collège universitaire d'études fédéraliste, summer school organized in Aosta (Italy). From 2001 to 2009, he was also the Administrative director of the CIFE. He is now Deputy Director General. His research is focusing on the history of federalist ideas, and the connection with multi-level governance.

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George N. TZOGOPOULOS

Dr George N. Tzogopoulos is Senior Research Fellow at the Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE) and Visiting Lecturer at the European Institute affiliated with it. He is also teaching International Relations and International Energy Relations at the Department of Law of the Democritus University of Thrace. George recently joined the Begin Sadat Center for Strategic Studies (BESA) as a Research Associate and expert in media and politics as well as Chinese affairs. At BESA, he is, inter alia, organising its recently launched online debates on several international themes. He has been a Fellow at the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy since 2010 and is coordinating its Asian Studies Programme.

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Jean-Claude VEREZ

Jean-Claude Verez is an economist and Associate Professor at the University of Artois. He is teaching at the IEHEI since 2005. He worked several years abroad, thereof two years in Niger as international expert for the UNDP and six years in Turkey as Professor at the University of Galatasaray in Istanbul, where he was appointed Vice-Rector from 2002 to 2004. His research specializes on international economy (among them development economy) and on issues of educational policies. He is a Researcher at LEAD (Laboratory of applied development economy, University of Toulon – Var), as well as a member of the research group DREEM (Development of euro-mediterranean economical researches, CNRS, University of Paris Dauphine). He is also on the editorial board of the journal « Mondes en développment ».

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Matthias WAECHTER

Matthias Waechter was born in Bonn in 1965. After his studies of History and Philosophy at the Universities of Bonn, Freiburg, Paris, and Rochester, he took his PhD at the University of Freiburg in 1994. In the same year, he joined the faculty of the history department of the University of Freiburg, where he received his "Habilitation" in 2004. He was a Research Fellow at the German Historical Institute Paris in 1997/98 and a Fulbright Fellow at New York University in 1999. In 2000, he joined the Institut Européen des Hautes Etudes Internationales, first as a DAAD Visiting Professor and as its Director (2005-2013). Since 2013, he is Director of CIFE. He is also an Adjunct Professor at the University of Freiburg and teaches international relations at EDHEC Business school. In 2010, he was a Visiting Professor at the University of Fribourg (Switzerland). He specializes in U.S. history, contemporary France, Franco-German relations and European integration. In his research, he focuses on problems of collective identity, historical consciousness, political myths and transnational intellectuals. For his book Die Erfindung des amerikanischen Westens. Die Geschichte der Frontier-Debatte (1996), he received the Gerhard Ritter Prize. His book Der Mythos des Gaullismus. Heldenkult, Geschichtspolitik und Ideologie (2006) was awarded with the Franco-German Parliamentary Prize and the DaimlerChrysler Services Prize.

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  • Benoit ABELOOS
    Deputy Head of the Social Security Coordination Unit of DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, European Commission, Brussels
  • Elisabeth ALBER
    Senior Researcher, Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism, EURAC, Bolzano
  • Francesca ASTENGO
    Lecturer at the University of Nice and Sciences Po (Menton campus)
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  • Federica BICCHI
    Associate Professor in International Relations of Europe at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
  • Lukas BIEBER
    BDEW (German Association of Energy and Water Industries)
  • Katrin BÖTTGER
    Director of the Institute of European Politics (Institut für Europäische Politik; IEP), Berlin
  • Ivan BOEV
    Associate Professor at the University of Strasbourg
  • Michel-Henry BOUCHET
    Professor Emeritus at SKEMA Business School, Former World Bank Senior Advisor and Strategy Advisor of Investment Funds
  • Messaoud BOUDHIAF
    Professor Emeritus at the University of Tunis El Manar, Faculty of Economic Sciences and Management
  • Quentin BOULANGER
    Energy Consultant
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  • Roberto CANTONI
    Senior researcher
  • Xavier CARLIOZ
    Energy sector manager, CCI Nice Côte d’Azur
  • Philippe CHARLEZ
    Energy Expert Total
  • Jean-Christophe CLÉMENT
    Project manager, Capénergies, Director Solutions Smart, Dalkia Smart Building
  • Silvia COLOMBO
    Senior Fellow at the Istituto Affari Internazionali, Rome
  • Paul CULLEY
    Director Directorate 1 – General Policy General and Institutional Policy, Services attached to the Secretary-General, General Secretariat of the Council of the European Union
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  • Tobias FLESSENKEMPER
    Director of the Representation of the Council of Europe at Belgrade, Serbia
  • Eddy FOUGIER
    Research Associate at Institut de relations internationales et stratégiques (IRIS), Paris
  • Cristiano FRANCESE
    Proposal Manager at E.ON
  • Nina FRAUENFELD
    Founder of SUCCESSACROSS
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  • Yvan GASTAUT
    Associate Professor at the University of Nice, Centre de la Méditerranée Moderne et Contemporaine
  • Jean-Antoine GIANSILY
    Ancien vice-président de la Commission des budgets du Parlement européen et Vice-président du CIFE
  • Emre GONEN
    Director of the EU Master at Istanbul Bilgi University
  • Magdalena GORA
    Senior Research Fellow at the Institute of European Studies, Jagiellonian University, Krakow
  • Korel GOYMEN
    Professor at Sabanci University, Istanbul
  • Amy GRAY
    Senior Sustainable Development Officer, Aberdeen City
  • Félicitas GUILLOT
    Consultante en droit public monégasque
  • Alexander GUSEV
    Project scientist at the Institute for Advances Sustainability Studies (IASS), Potsdam
  • Serhat GÜVENC
    Assistant Professor at Istanbul Bilgi University
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  • Andreas HEINEMANN-GRÜDER
    Senior Researcher at the Bonn International Center for Conversion
  • Jérôme HEURTAUX
    Professor of Political Science at Université Paris-Dauphine, Researcher at IRMC
  • Simon HEINKE
    Project Manager at DGRV (Federation of German Energy Cooperatives)
  • Oliver HÖING
    Lecturer at the University of Cologne
  • Frank HOFMANN
    Europe correspondent, Deutsche Welle, Brussels
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  • Riadh JAIDANE
    Associate Professor at the University of Nice, Faculty of Law and Political Science; Member of the Tunisian Assembly of the Representatives of the People
  • Laurent JAMMES
    YBL Consulting
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  • Friedemann KAINER
    Associate Professor, Lehrstuhl für Bürgerliches Recht, deutsches und europäisches Wirtschafts- und Arbeitsrecht, Université de Mannheim
  • Ayhan KAYA
    Professor at Istanbul Bilgi University, Director of the European Institute
  • Soeren KEIL
    Lecturer at Canterbury Christ Church University
  • Mohamed KERROU
    Professor of Political Science, Université El-Manar de Tunis
  • Fuat KEYMAN
    Professor at the University of Sabanci, Istanbul
  • Enrique KLAUS
    Researcher of Political Sciences, Programme coordinator at IRMC
  • Axel KLAUSMEIER
    Director, Foundation Berlin Wall Memorial, Berlin
  • Elena KOROSTELEVA
    Professor of International Politics, Deputy Head of School with responsibility for Internationalisation, Director of the Global Europe Centre (Professional Studies), University of Kent, Canterbury
  • Christoph KREUTZMÜLLER
    Trustee of the permanent exhibition of the Jewish Museum in Berlin
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  • Long LAM
    Managing Consultant, Navigant Netherlands B.V.
  • Jacques LE CACHEUX
    Professor of Economics at the University of Pau and Sciences Po Paris
  • Gilles LEPESANT
    Senior Researcher at CNRS, Geographie-Cités (Paris)
  • Barbara LIPPERT
    Research Director at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), Berlin
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  • Claudia MAJOR
    Research Associate at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), Berlin
  • Hartmut MARHOLD
    Senior Research Fellow at CIFE
  • Andreas MAURER
    Research Associate at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), Berlin
  • Sean MÜLLER
    PhD, SNSF Ambizione Researcher/Senior Lecturer
     
  • Claude NIGOUL
    Academic Expert at CIFE
  • Willem NOË
    Policy Officer at the European Commission, DG COMM.
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  • Özge ONURSAL
    Associate Professor at the University of Bilgi, Istanbul
  • Kai OPPERMANN
    Professor at the University of Chemnitz
  • Ictor OSU
    Researcher, Robert Gordon University
  • Gencer ÖZCAN
    Professor at Istanbul Bilgi University
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  • Francesco PALERMO
    Director, Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism, EURAC, Bolzano
  • Ryszard PIASECKI
    Professor at the University of Lodz, Former Ambassador of Poland in Chile
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  • Michael RAUSCHER
    Professor at the University of Rostock
  • Dagmar RÖTTSCHES
    CDSE Center Manager at the Graduate School for Economic and Social Sciences, University of Mannheim.
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  • Nicolas SCHMITT
    Research Fellow at the Institut du fédéralisme, University of Fribourg
  • Katja SCHWARZBACH
    Language Tutor
  • Pinar SELEK
    Associate professor University of Nice
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  • Natalia TIMUS
    Research associate at Maastricht Graduate School of Governance, Maastricht University, and UNU-MERIT and adjunct professor at the Middle East and Mediterranean Campus, Sciences Po, in Menton, France
  • Anne TOPENOT
    Coach in Communication and Leadership, French teacher
  • Mehmet Ali TUGTAN
    Assistant Professor at Istanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul
  • Harry Z.G. TZIMITRAS
    Assistant Professor for International Law, Co-director of the Department of International Relations Department at the University of Bilgi, Istanbul
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  • Marc VALERI
    Associate Professor in Political Economy of the Middle East, University of Exeter, Director - Centre for Gulf Studies, College Director of Postgraduate Research
  • Jelena VASIC
    European Commission DG Connect
  • Sébastien VELUT
    Professor at the University of Paris 3 – Sorbonne Nouvelle, and at the Institute of Latin American Studies
  • Eric VERDEIL
    Professor, CERI-Sciences Po
     
  • Bernd WEBER
    Head of Energy Policy and Energy Efficiency at the Economic Council of the CDU in Berlin and a Research Associate at CERI
  • Nikolaus WERZ
    Professor at the University of Rostock
  • Wolfgang WESSELS
    Professor at the University of Cologne, Jean Monnet Chair
  • Daniel WRAGGE
    Director of Political and Regulatory Affairs at EEX
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  • Bahri YILMAZ
    Jean Monnet Professor at Sabanci University, Istanbul
  • Mark YOUNG
    President, Rational Games, Inc.
     
  • Esther ZANA-NAU
    Programme Manager, IMPALLA, The International Master in Social Policy Analysis
  • Vladimir ZUEV
    Professor at Institute of Trade Policy, Higher School of Economics, Moscow, Russia

This list is not exhaustive but it gives an idea of the diversity of our speakers 

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