Bouvard Hugo

Posted on September 12, 2022


Research themes

  • Social Movements & Interest Groups
  • Political Careers & Candidate Selection
  • Sexual minorities
  • Comparing France and the US
  • Personal dating ads

Current Project

  • Turning my dissertation into a manuscript to be published with Presses Universitaires du Septentrion.
  • Political autobiographies from minority politicians in the United States (1967-2021)
  • Gay and lesbian personal ads in France and in the United States in the 1970s and 1980s

Research Supervision:

  • Social movements
  • Elected officials, political parties
  • France/United States
  • Sexual and gender minorities
  • Inequalities and discriminations

Education and Academic Positions:

  • Université Paris-Dauphine/PSL Research University, Paris, France
    PhD, Political Science (Defended and Awarded on 23 November 2020).
    Dissertation Title: Gays and Lesbians in Politics: A Socio-History of the Representation of Sexual Minorities in France and the USA. Supervisor: Dr. Catherine Achin.
  • (2013) École normale supérieure, Paris, France
    MA in Social Sciences with highest honours, 2013
    Joint degree with the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (EHESS)
  • (2021-2022) Teaching Fellow, Université Bordeaux Montaigne & Université Paris-1 Panthéon Sorbonne
  • (2018-2020) Lecturer, Université Paris-Dauphine
  • (2015-2018) Visiting Scholar, New York University, Institute of French Studies
    New York City, USA || 2015-2018
  • (2013-2014) French Lecturer, Duke University, Department of Romance Studies, Durham, North Carolina

    Selected Publications: