Peter Burgess

Scientific coordinator

J. Peter Burgess is the SOURCE Scientific Coordinator. He is a philosopher and political scientist, Professor and Chair of Geopolitics of Risk at the Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, and Adjunct Professor at the Center for Advanced Security Theory (CAST), University of Copenhagen.
He is Series Editor of the Routledge New Security Studies collection. He has broad experience in the leadership of international interdisciplinary research projects funded among others by the European Commission in the field of political science, gender studies, philosophy, and cultural studies. He has published 10 books and over 40 articles in the fields of political science, gender studies, security studies, philosophy, history, and cultural studies. Aside from his engagements he is the Director of the Centre for Security Studies at Collegium Civitas in Warsaw, and a Professor at NTNU in Trondheim, Norway.

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