Senior Research Fellow, Director of the Center for Migrations and Citizenship
Christophe BERTOSSI is the director of the Centre for Migrations and Citizenship at the French Institute for International Relations (Ifri) in Paris. He gained his PhD in Political Sciences in 2000 at the Institute of Political Studies in Aix-en-Provence (France).
He was a Marie Curie Research Fellow at the Centre for Research in Ethnic Relations, University of Warwick (UK) between 2001 and 2003, and a visiting fellow at the New York University (2009) and, the Institute for Advanced Studies-Collegium in Lyon (2010). He has co-ordinated several international collaborative research projects on citizenship and ethnicity, notably with the Washington University in St-Louis, the American Sociological Association, the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation in Lisbon, and the Social Science Research Council (SSRC). He is a political science lecturer at Sciences Po (Paris).
His publications notably include : Les frontières de la citoyenneté en Europe : nationalité, résidence, apparetenance (L'Harmattan, 2001) ; European Anti-Discrimination and the Politics of Citizenship: France and Britain (Palgrave, 2007) ; Les couleurs du drapeau : les militaires issus de l'immigration (Robert Laffont, 2007, avec C. Wihtol de Wenden) ; As Cruzadas da Integraçao na Europa (Principia, 2012); European States and their Muslim Citizens: How institutions Shape Perceptions and Boundaries (Cambridge University Press, 2013, with John Bowen, Jan Willem Duyvendak, and Mona Lena Krook). He recently edited special issues of Comparative European Politics (2012) and Patterns of Prejudice (2012), American Behavioral Scientist (2011), Migrations Société (2009), .