After a Licence ès Lettres at the University of Lausanne and a DEA at the Graduate Institute of International Studies, Axel is now enrolled in a PhD program in the same institute. He is also teaching assistant since 2006.
His thesis research concerns « What borders for Europe ? Examination of the political, intellectual and institutional debate about the borders of the EU since 1989”. His research interests thus centre on the history of the European construction, particularly through the links between national and transnational dynamics, and at the level of its popular dimension. His interests for geographical politics also extend in the direction of polar regions (Arctic/Antarctic).
Geneva (HEI), 16-17 mars, 3rd annual colloquium of HEIRS: "European Voices: Actors and Witnesses of European Integration", paper called: "La société civile a-t-elle pris le pouvoir symbolique dans l'UE? L'exemple du débat sur les frontières de l'Union".(www.heirs-eu.org)
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