Robin Beaumont

Robin BeaumontA graduate from the Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS, Paris), Robin Beaumont is pursuing a PhD in Political studies at the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (EHESS, Paris), focusing on sectarian dynamics in contemporary Iraq and Syria, under the supervision of Hamit Bozarslan and Sabrina Mervin.

Robin holds a Masters in International Relations from the Paris Institut d’Etudes Politiques (Sciences Po).

He studied Arabic at the French Institute for the Near East (IFPO) in Damascus, Syria, and interned at various state institutions and NGOs (International Crisis Group in Cairo).

Before embarking on his PhD within the frame of the WAFAW program, he taught courses on contemporary Middle Eastern politics at ENS.