Francis Baert

Francis BaertFrancis Baert is a doctoral student at the Centre for EU Studies, Ghent University. Since 2007 he also works as a researcher at the United Nations University (UNU-CRIS). He was a guest researcher at the universities of Cambridge and Gothenburg. As a researcher he was affiliated to several FP 6 and 7 projects (GARNET, EU-GRASP, the latter as project manager). He is the author of three edited volumes (Langs de vuurlijn, ACCO 2010; The UN and the Regions, Springer 2012; Intersecting Interregionalism, Springer 2012) and some twenty publications in Review of International Studies, European Foreign Affairs Review, Global Policy, Journal of Common Market Studies, Political Studies Review, Res Publica, Internationale Spectator, ILO Discussion Papers, UNU-CRIS working papers & Wereldbeeld.

Research interests

Comparative regionalism, interregionalism, EU foreign policy, EU-UN relations, peace and security


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