- Dean, The Paris School of International Affairs, Institut d'Etudes Politiques, France
PhD in Pol. Sci. and PhD in Lit., Paris Univ.; DEA in Public Int'l Law. 1978-85, Prof., American Univ. of Beirut and St-Joseph Univ., Beirut; 1990-94, 1984-88, Sr Adviser to the Lebanese parliament and 1991-95, to the Lebanese gov't on South Lebanon; 2000-03, Minister of Culture of Lebanon and President, organizing committee, Arab League summit and of the Francophone summit in Beirut, 2002. Since 1987, Prof. of Int'l Relations, Institut d'études politiques. 2003, appointed Sr Political Adviser on Iraq, UN. Vice-Chair of the Board, Int'l Crisis Group. Since 2009, Dean, PSIA, the Paris school of international affairs. Author.