Government ID World - Secure Identity for Citizen Services and Protection | Sept. 24-26, 2018 – Marseille, France

Marielle Debos

Associate Professor, UNIVERSITY PARIS OUEST NANTERRE

Marielle Debos

Associate Professor, UNIVERSITY PARIS OUEST NANTERRE

Biography

Marielle Debos is Associate Professor in Political Science at the University Paris Nanterre and a member of the Institute for Social Sciences of Politics (ISP). Before her appointment at Nanterre, she was a Marie Curie fellow at the University of California, Berkeley. Her research interests include armed conflicts in Africa, state formation, identification and citizenship, with a focus on Chad. She is the author of Living by the Gun in Chad: Combatants, Impunity and State Formation, published by Zed Books (October 2016). Her new research supported by the Institut Universitaire de France (IUF) focuses on biometric voter registration in Africa.