I am a Professor of French and European Union studies with a PhD in Political
Science University from Toulouse, France. My fields of specialization include
transatlantic relations, France and the European Union, French political culture,
teaching foreign language across the curriculum, and teaching languages for international

I am the author of 50+ articles and book chapters, 100+ book reviews and editorials, and
4 books and have taught at the University of Memphis (TN), Rhodes College (Memphis TN),
Brywn Mawr College (PA), University of Oregon, Eugene (OR), Middlebury College (VT),
Mills College (CA), and University of Grenoble (2010). 



Teaching EU Studies in EU Languages: Rationale and Strategies, The European Union Studies Association Review (2007)


La présidence française de l'Union européenne, French Politics, Culture and Society (2001)


France and European Integration. Towards A Transnational Polity? (2001)

Analyzes the substantive transformations brought upon the French state by European integration through an incremental...



The French State Faces Europe, CIBER 2001: Explorations in Business Language and Communication (2001)



Les Etats-Unis et l’Europe face à la guerre d’Irak (2005)

Cet ouvrage montre comment la guerre d'Irak de 2003 s'inscrit dans le contexte historique de...


Book Reviews


Counterterrorism Policy in Europe and the USA: a Comparison, Studies in Conflict and Terrorism (2008)

Review of:

Esther Brimmer, ed., Transforming Homeland Security: US and European Approaches (Washington, DC: Brookings...


Language Teaching


Professions and Languages: Studies in Conflict and Cooperation (2009)

This book examines the impact of globalization as the dominant and protean feature of our...


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La France et l'Europe: entre nécesité et volonté, The Twenty-first Century: New Perspectives = La France au XXIe siècle: nouvelles perspectives (2009)