Analyst on France in the Weimar Triangle Programme. Political scientist, sociologist, received his Ph.D. with honors from EHESS/CNRS in Paris. His field of expertise focuses on French internal, foreign and security policy. National coordinator of the European Commission research programme DARE, dedicated to counter radicalisation and terrorism policy in the EU. Expert of the European Commission Centre of Excellence RAN. Scholarships for Ph.D. students: “excellence Eiffel” of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France (EGIDE) and French Ministry of Science and Higher Education. He speaks English, French and Russian.