Ph.D. Harvard, 1974. Dr. hc Babes-Bolyai 2013. Professor of International History and Politics at the Graduate Institute, Geneva from1989 to 2013 and, presently, Honorary Professor as well as Visiting Professor at Global Studies Institute, Université de Genève. Formerly, Professor of Political Science at Université du Québec à Montréal. Visiting fellowships: St. Antony's and Nuffield College, Oxford; Russian Research Center, Harvard; Hoover Institution; Kennan Institute, Washington; Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton; Institute for Historical Research, University of London, Institut für Wissenschaft vom Menschen, Vienna. Visiting professor: Université de Montréal, McGill University, Colgate University (Geneva), Université de Fribourg, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj. Author, Beyond Ideology and Utopia: The Politics and Philosophy of August Cieszkowski , From the Other Shore: Russian Social Democracy after 1921, Les Minorités nationales en Europe centrale et orientale Edited volumes, articles, chapters on political theory, European history, minorities, citizenship, nationalism with particular reference to Eastern Europe.