François Xavier Merrien

Education and work experience

Trainings

Doctorat ès Lettres et Sciences Humaines, université Paris-1-Panthéon-Sorbonne 1991

Agrégation de sciences sociales et économiques, Paris 1986

Doctorat en sociologie, université Paris-X Nanterre 1979

Diplôme d'études approfondies (DEA) en sociologie, université Paris-X Nanterre 1976

Licence de sociologie, Université de Rennes 2 1975

Maîtrise de philosophie, Université de Rennes 1975

Licence de philosophie, 1974, Université de Rennes 1 1974

Work experience

Visiting Professor
INDES, Interamerican Development Bank (EDB), Washington DC
1999

Associate Professor
Paris 1 University - Panthéon-Sorbonne
1986 - 1991
France

Professor of social and political sciences
Lausanne University
Teaching : Development Policies, Sociale development in the north and the south
1994
Switzerland

Visiting Professor
Joint Research Program on "Liberalisation and Human Development", United Nations Development Progam (UNDP) / United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Geneva
2002 - 2003
Switzerland

Visiting Professor
INDES, InterAmerican Development Bank, Washington DC
1999 - 1999
U.S.A.

Professor
Paris VIII University, Paris
1991 - 1994
France

Others activities

Director, research project
The Diffusion of Innovative Development Policies in the south : International organizations and Conditional Cash Transfers in Brasil, Cape Verde, Mozambique and Philippines. FNRS
2009 - 2012
Switzerland

Director, research project
"Development Myths in Practice", Swiss Network for International Studies
2010 - 2011
Switzerland

Director of the joint Master degree
Globalisation, régulation sociale et développement durable, Lausanne and Geneva Universities
2002 - 2007
Switzerland

Competences

Depuis 2002

Development policies
Poverty reduction Policies in LDCs countries
Governance and Conflicts in Subsaharan Africa
Social Protection in Developping Countries

2001-2004

2000-2004

1999-2004

Membre du comité de rédaction de la Global Social Policy Review (Sage, London, 2002-2012)

Membre du comité de rédaction de La Revue française des Affaires Sociales (2005-2012)

Membre du comité de rédaction de l'International Social Security Review (Sage, Peter Lang 2001-2005)

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