Jacques Rupnik

Research Professor
Phone: +33158717051 - jacques.rupnik@sciencespo.fr
Holds degrees in history from the University of Paris 1 Sorbonne, political science from Sciences Po, a Master’s in Soviet Studies from Harvard University (1974) and a Ph.D. in history of international relations from the University of Paris 1 Sorbonne (1978). 
Former associated researcher at the Russian Research CenterHarvard University (1974-1975); Eastern Europe expert for the BBC World Service (1977-1982); executive director of the International Commission for the Balkans, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (1995-1996); member of the Independent International Commission on Kosovo (1999-2000); and visiting professor at the Department of Government,Harvard University (2006). 
Editor-in-chief of Transeuropéennes (1992-2003). Advisor to the former President of the Czech Republic, Vaclav Havel (1990-1992); advisor to the European Commission since 2007. Member of the scientific committee of the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University in Prague (since 1998); visiting professor at the College of Europe, Bruges (since 1999); member of the scientific board of the Prague Institute of International Relations (since 2007).
Work in Progress

Democratic transition in Eastern Europe and the Balkans, European integration (the enlargement of the EU and neighborhood policies), Nationalism: the demise of federal States and the building of the Nation-State in Eastern Europe

Research Interests

European integration, Nationalism, Democratic transition, Eastern Europe, Balkans

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