Richard Balme is a Sciences Po-Columbia Alliance Visiting Professor. He is Professor at the Paris School of International Affairs, Scientific Advisor to the Master In international Public Management, and Senior Fellow at the Centre for European Studies in Sciences Po. Richard Balme will be visiting Columbia University (SIPA) in the academic year 2016 - 2017 (Spring).
Richard Balme has previously taught public policy analysis, comparative politics and international relations. His current research interests cover EU-China relations, comparative environmental governance, and climate change policy and diplomacy. Currently, he is also Director of the programme Governance and Globalization for Sciences Po in China. Among his recent publications are European Governance and Democracy: Power and Protest in the European Union, (with D. Chabanet, Rowman and Littlefield 2008) and Europe-Asia Relations: Building Multilateralisms, (with B. Bridges, Palgrave, 2008).
Lenfest-Earth Institute Professor of Natural Resource Economics
Scott Barrett Columbia-École Polytechnique Alliance Visiting Professor. He is Lenfest-Earth Institute Professor of Natural Resource Economics in the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. He will be visiting École Polytechnique in the 2016-2017 academic year.
Columbia-École Polytechnique Alliance Visiting Professor. He is Professor of Physics at Columbia University and is currently visiting the École Polytechnique Center of Theorethical Physics in the 2015-2016 academic year. - See more at: http://alliance.columbia.edu/current-visiting-professors#sthash.9Zoiz7gy.dpuf
Scott Barret will be teaching Game Theory and the Climate Change Negotiations during his visit to Ecole polytechnique. He is a leading scholar on transnational and global challenges, ranging from climate change to disease eradication. His research focuses on how institutions like norms, customary law, resolutions, and treaties can be used to promote international cooperation. He has advised a number of international organizations, including the United Nations, the World Bank, the OECD, the European Commission, and the International Task Force on Global Public Goods. He was previously a lead author of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and a member of the Academic Panel to the Department of Environment in the UK.
Barrett previously taught at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, DC, where he also directed the International Policy program. Before that, he was on the faculty of the London Business School. He has also been a visiting scholar at Yale. Barrett is a research fellow with the Beijer Institute (Stockholm), CESifo (Munich), and the Kiel Institute of World Economics. He received his PhD in economics at the London School of Economics.
Louis Henkin Professor of Human and Constitutional Rights
Sarah Cleveland Columbia-Sciences Po Alliance Visiting Professor. She is Louis Henkin Professor of Human and Constitutional Rights at columbia University. Sarah Cleveland will be visiting Sciences Po in the 2016-2017 academic year.
Professor Sarah Cleveland is a noted expert in international law and the constitutional law of U.S. foreign relations, with particular interests in the status of international law in U.S. domestic law, international and comparative human rights law, international humanitarian law, and national security. In 2014, she was nominated by the United States and elected to serve a four-year term as an independent expert on the U.N. Human Rights Committee. She is the Co-Coordinating Reporter of the American Law Institute’s project on the Restatement (Fourth) of the Foreign Relations Law of the United States, and the U.S. Member on the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe.
Morton L. Janklow Professor of Literary and Artistic Property Law
Jane C. Ginsburg is a Columbia-Paris 1 Alliance Visiting Professor. She is the Morton L. Janklow Professor of Literary and Artistic Property Law at Columbia University School of Law, and Director of its Kernochan Center for Law, Media and the Arts. Jane Ginsburg will be visiting Paris 1 in the 2016-2017 academic year.
a Columbia-École Polytechnique Alliance Visiting Professor. He is Professor of Physics at Columbia University and is currently visiting the École Polytechnique Center of Theorethical Physics in the 2015-2016 academic year. - See more at: http://alliance.columbia.edu/current-visiting-professors#sthash.9Zoiz7gy.dpuf
She will be teaching courses on Comparative copyright law (US-EU); International Copyright Law. With Professor Sam Ricketson, she has taught French and U.S. copyright law and U.S. legal methods and contracts law at the University of Paris and other French universities. In 2004-05 she held the Arthur L. Goodhart Visiting Chair of Legal Science at the law faculty of the University of Cambridge, UK, and has returned there as a Herbert Smith Fellow during Michaelmas Term 2008. In 2009 she will be the Order of the Coif Distinguished Visitor. A graduate of the University of Chicago (BA 1976, MA 1977), she received a JD in 1980 from Harvard, and a Doctorate of Law in 1995 from the University of Paris II. She is an Honorary Fellow of Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge.
Professor Ginsburg is the co-author of International Copyright and Neighbouring Rights: The Berne Convention and Beyond (Oxford University Press 2006). Other books include Trade Marks and Brands: An Interdisciplinary Critique (Cambridge University Press 2008), co-editor with Prof. Lionel Bently and Dr. Jennifer Davis; Foundations of Intellectual Property (Foundation press 2004), co-editor, with Professor Robert P. Merges; and Intellectual Property Stories (Foundation Press 2005), co-editor with Professor Rochelle Dreyfuss. With Professor Dreyfuss and Professor Francois Dessemontet, she was also a Co-Reporter for the American Law Institute project on Intellectual Property: Principles Governing Jurisdiction, Choice of Law and Judgments in Transnational Disputes (2008).
Professor, Department of International Relations & Political Science
Thomas Lindemann École Polytechnique-Columbia Alliance Visiting Professor. He is Professor of International Relations at Ecole Polythechnique and will be visiting Columbia University (dept of Political Science) in the academic year 2016-2017 (Fall).
He will be teaching International Crisis Management; Great Power War during his visit. Thomas Lindemann was previously a professor of political science at the Artois University Center for Research and Administrative, Political and Social Studies (CERAPS, Lille 2) and was a visiting professor at Paris I-Sorbonne and Sciences Po Paris. He was also a member of the French Political Science Association council, and of the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) committee. His main research interests are international relations theories, international crisis management and the origins/prevention of interstate wars.