Sébastien Commain

Doctoral researcher

Faculty or Centre Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education
Research Unit RU IPSE
Postal Address Université du Luxembourg
Maison des Sciences Humaines
11, Porte des Sciences
L-4366 Esch-sur-Alzette
Campus Office MSH, E02 25-260

Sébastien holds a PhD Researcher position at the Institute of Political Science. During the course of his PhD, he will look at the interactions between public authorities and economic interest groups in EU policy-making. Additionally, he is a member of the project Constructing European Banking Supervision, led by Professor David Howarth.

Prior to joining the University of Luxembourg in September 2017, Sébastien worked as an academic assistant at the College of Europe (Bruges), in the Department of European Political and Governance Studies (08/2014-08/2017), and as a consultant in European affairs at Euralia (Brussels), where he specialized in financial regulation and supervision (03/2011-08/2014).

At the College of Europe, Sébastien carried out a range of academic as well as administrative tasks, including teaching modules in several courses of EU politics and political economy, tutoring, but also organising events and extra-curricular projects and activities for MA-level students.

At Euralia, he was in charge of devising and carrying out lobbying strategies and activities for the firm's clients in the financial sector. His activities encompassed regulatory development in banking, asset management, securities markets and payment services.

In 2010, Sébastien graduated from Sciences-Po (Paris), after completing a BA in political science (2005-2008) and a MA in European affairs (2008-2010).

Last updated on: Tuesday, 14 November 2017