Under the academic supervision of Dean Professor Pascal Chaigneau and Academic Director Dr Fouad Nohra, many French and international high ranking personalities, university professors diplomats and other experts are involved in the CEDS teaching programmes:

  • AVENEL Jean-David, University Professor, Director of the UFR Administration and International Exchanges, University of Paris Est Créteil
  • BEN BARKA Mokhtar, Professor of Universities, University of Valencia – American Civilization
  • BENEDETTI Arnaud, Associate Professor Paris IV – Sorbonne
  • BOULANGER Philippe, University Professor, University of Paris VIII – Political Science
  • CHAIGNEAU Pascal, University Professor, University of Paris V – Descartes, Director of the HEC Geopolitics Centre
  • DAVY Gilduin, University Professor, University of Paris X-Nanterre, History of Law
  • DEGRON Robin, Conseiller référendaire at the Cour des Comptes, Associate Professor at the University Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne
  • DORMOY Daniel, Professor Emeritus of Universities, University of Paris Sud, International Public Law
  • DUROUCHOUX Philippe, Professor at Ecole Centrale de Paris, Sciences
  • EL ZEIN Derek Lecturer at the University of Paris V Descartes, Political Sciences
  • GUIGO Pierre-Emmanuel, Senior Lecturer, University of Paris-Est Créteil, Contemporary History
  • HAMMAD Kamal, Professor of Public International Law, Lebanese University
  • JOUVE Edmond, Professor Emeritus at the University of Paris V Descartes, Political Science
  • KADRI Aissa, Professor at the University of Paris VIII, Sociology
  • LAVAL Pierre-François, University Professor, University of Orléans, Public International Law
  • MACHELON Jean-Pierre, Honorary Professor of Public Law, University of Paris V Descartes
  • MEZOUA Reda, Professor of Universities, University of Algiers, Political Sciences
  • NOHRA Fouad, Senior Lecturer HDR at the University Paris V Descartes, Political Science
  • RAMBAUD Thierry, University Professor, University of Paris V Descartes, Public Law
  • RODRIGUEZ Dario, Senior Lecturer, University of Paris IV Sorbonne, Political Sciences
  • ROUSSELLIER Nicolas, Senior Lecturer HDR, Sciences po Paris, Contemporary History
  • SEE Arnaud, University Professor, University of Paris X Nanterre, Public Law
  • TARDIEU Aurélie, Senior Lecturer, University of Caen, Public International Law
  • THERON Julien, PhD student in philosophy, teaching Sciences po Paris
  • TORRES Pamela, doctoral student in Political Science (University of Paris III), teacher at Paris II, research assistant at Sciences po Paris (EURYKA project)
  • TRAMOND Olivier, “The First Alliance” Foundation
  • TRISTRAM Frédéric, Senior Lecturer HDR, University of Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, Contemporary History
  • VAKALOULIS Michel, Senior Lecturer in Political Science, University of Paris VIII
  • VAQUETTE William, Gendarmerie General, Project Director in charge of the transformation of the human resources of the national gendarmerie
  • VAUTRIN Thierry, Project Director at the Interministerial Department of Public Transformation
  • VINCHON Pascal, General, Vice President of French Remembrance
  • WATIN-AUGOUARD Marc, General of the Gendarmerie, founder and co-director of the International Cybersecurity Forum
  • AIT Eddie, Delegate for Institutional Relations and Patronage of the National Institute for Preventive Archaeological Research (INRAP)
  • AMALVY Richard, Consultant, former Director External Relations and Communication WOSM (World Organization of the Scout Movement)
  • AVICE Edwige, Former Minister, Vice-President of the BIPE
  • BALOGE Jérôme, Doctor of Political Science, Mayor of Niort
  • BARANETS Elie, Doctor in Political Sciences, postdoc IRSEM-Ecole Polytechnique
  • BARROS Vanessa, Researcher at the Center for Leadership and Cultural Intelligence at the Nanyang Business School in Singapore
  • BERTHELOT Pierre, Doctor of Political Science
  • BERG Eugène, Ambassador of France
  • BESANGER Serge, Doctor in Economics
  • BOILEAU Louis-Simon, doctoral student Sciences Po Paris (CERI), lecturer Sciences po Paris
  • BRIEN Nicolas, Managing Director of France Digitale
  • CARRASCO Carlos, Doctor of International Relations, Ambassador of Bolivia
  • CARTER Raymond, Doctor of Public International Law, Colonel, International Court of Justice in The Hague
  • CASAUBIEILH Pierre, Major General of the National Gendarmerie
  • CHAMPAGNE Guy, teacher at ENA, University of Paris VI,
  • CHERKAOUI Nourdine, Senior Partner, HAVAS Paris
  • De COMBLES de NAYVES Dominique, Section President at the Court of Auditors
  • DEMURGER Lucas, cabinet advisor – Paris Police Prefecture
  • DESJARDINS Patrick, General
  • DONOT Morgan, Doctor of Political Science, Associate Researcher at the University of Paris III – Sorbonne Nouvelle
  • DOUAUD Jérôme, Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Economic Diplomacy Directorate, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • DOUTRIAUX Yves, State Councillor
  • DUPRE David, Consulting Director, Publicis Consultants
  • FODHA Hassan, Ambassador, Honorary Director of the United Nations Office for Europe
  • GALICE Gabriel, Doctor in Urban Planning, President of the International Peace Research Institute in Geneva
  • GARCIN Thierry, Doctor in Political Science, Retired Journalist (radio France-Culture)
  • GASTAUT Thérèse , Honorary Director of Public Information at the United Nations
  • GEIST MOKHEFI James, doctoral student University of Paris Dauphine, temporary lecturer University of Paris I
  • GOLDSTEIN Bénédicte, Deputy Spokesperson for Asia and Strategic, Security and Defence Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • GRATCHEV Andrei, Scientific Director of the World Political Forum, former spokesman for President Gorbachev
  • GUIBERT Philippe, Partner at Antidox, former Director of the Government Information Service
  • JOLI Frédéric, journalist, Head of Communication and spokesperson for the International Committee of the Red Cross in France
  • JOURNOT Jean-Marc, General, Honorary Director at the Collège Interarmées de Défense (Joint Defense College)
  • JULY Alain, President of the Academy of Economic Intelligence
  • KARAYAN Victor, Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Asia and Oceania Directorate, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • LAPPRAND Dominique, Gendarmerie Colonel, consultant
  • LAVILLE Bettina, State Councillor, Founding President Committee 21
  • LE BEGUEC Diane, Doctor of Political Philosophy, Director of Studies at HEIP
  • LEBAS Colomban, Doctor of Political Science, Associate Professor of History, former Director of the Study and Research Centre of the Military School.
  • LEBEDEV Mikhail, Doctor of Law, former Russian diplomatLÉCOUTRE Delphine, Doctor of Philosophy, Amnesty International
  • LENOIR Charles, Doctor of Contemporary History (CHSP, Sciences po Paris), lecturer Sciences po Paris
  • LEROUX Vincent, Sub-prefect, Director of Cabinet of the President of the Economic, Social and Environmental Council
  • LEVY Jean, Ambassador of France
  • MADAULE Stéphane, PhD in Economics, French Development Agency
  • MEHADJI Meriem, Doctor of Political Science
  • MICHEL Laurent, Director of Institutional Relations of the Mutuelle de santé Intériale (French National Health Insurance)
  • PASSERIEUX Régis, Civil Administrator at the Centre for Advanced Studies of the Ministry of the Interior (CHEMI)
  • PATRY Jean-Jacques, Doctor of Political Science, Chargé de mission at the Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique (FRS)
  • PAU-LANGEVIN George, Former Minister, Deputy National Assembly
  • PEJO Philippe, Doctor of Law, Administrator of the Assemblies – Senate, Adviser to the General Secretariat – Parliamentary Assembly of the Francophonie
  • PLUMERAND Denis, Administrator of the Assembly, National Assembly
  • PORTAIS Grégory, ENA and Jean Monnet Faculty teacher
  • POULIN Alexis, journalist
  • RAIMBAUD Michel, Ambassador of France
  • RAFINDRABE Tsiory, Doctor of Political Science, Director of Cabinet at the French Academy of Overseas Sciences
  • REILLER Philippe, journalist, former editor-in-chief of La Lettre de l’Expansion
  • RIZZOLI Fabrice, Doctor in Political Science, teacher Sciences po Paris, associate researcher Centre Français de recherche sur le renseignement (CF2R)
  • ROUQUAN Olivier, Doctor of Political Science, Associate Researcher at CERSA (University of Paris II)
  • SANDEAU Jean-Michel, General
  • SAUSSIER Emmanuel, literary translator
  • SIBRE Olivier, Doctor of History, Director of Studies and Research, Institut Pompidou
  • SIMON DE BESSAC Sandrine, lawyer
  • SOMMA Thierry, Sub-prefect on availability
  • STRAUSS Michael, PhD in International Relations, Journalist
  • STORA Florent, Diplomatic Counsellor at the Permanent Representation of France to the OECD
  • TAUZIN Philippe, Consultant in the field of international project financing, teacher Paris VI Dauphine
  • TAYARA Bassam, Doctor of Japanese Civilization, teaching at INALCO
  • TERRIER Jean-Louis, Chairman of Crédit Risk International, lecturer at Sciences po Paris, HEC

In memory of the professors who got seriously involved in CEDS programmes:

  • Michel GUILLOU, Former Emeritus Professor from Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University (died in February 2018).
  • Alice HECHT, Former Chief of Protocol of United Nations, Chaired the UN negotiation exercises at CEDS (died in January 2017).
  • Xavier de VILLEPIN, Former Chair of the French Senate Defence Committee ; delivered outstanding lectures in geopolitics at CEDS (died in October 2014).