Centre interdisciplinaire sur les enjeux stratégiques (CIENS)

A new look for CIENS: three questions for Frédéric Gloriant, CIENS Director

CIENS is getting a facelift, with expanded teaching and research themes, new management and a reinforced team of researchers. Frédéric Gloriant, the new director, answers our questions.  What are CIENS’ objectives and challenges? The “core business” of CIENS is the study of high-intensity inter-state conflict, with a focus on the possibility of escalation to extremes […]

CIENS news for the second half of the year

We are delighted to announce that CIENS courses will resume in the second semester from January 22, 2024. Details of each of our different courses are already available in the dedicated tabs. As a reminder: all our courses are validated as part of the DENS and can be used to obtain ECTS credits. Enrolment for […]

European nuclear trajectories

This research seminar is led by Frédéric Gloriant and Pierre-Louis Six. Format: 6 sessions of 2 hours, 3 ECTS. This course is validated as part of the DENS program. It is also one of the accredited courses in the “European Studies” minor. Contacts: frederic.gloriant@ens.psl.eu and pierre-louis.six@ens.psl.eu Schedule: the seminar will take place in the second […]