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TEMA staff in Paris

Marie-Vic Ozouf-Marignier

TEMA Scientific Manager in Paris, Associate Professor

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Marie-Vic Ozouf-Marignier is a historian and geographer, and is a director of studies at EHESS.

  • She is in charge of the “Territoires, espaces, societies” master’s programme and the “Territoires, sociétés, développement” doctoral programme
  • Specialist in methods of dividing and representing territory and runs a seminar on “Infra-state territorial decentralisation and reorganisation, identities, development know-how”
  • Publications: La formation des départements (Ed. de l’EHESS, 1992), Atlas de la Révolution française (Ed. de l’EHESS, 1989) and Géographes en pratiques (Presses universitaires de Rennes, 2001)
  • She regularly takes part in European programmes, in particular with Hungary, Italy and Spain 

MARIE-VIC OZOUF-MARIGNIER

Nicolas Verdier

Associate Professor

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Nicolas Verdier is researcher in the NATIONAL CENTRE FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH.

  • His researches register as part of crossroads between territorialities in time and epistemology of knowledges on areas and territories, both approaches forming both faces of the same question setting.
  • A question orientates this cogitation: How societies negotiate and renegotiate their reports in time in areas and in territories? It is by the draft of two fields: the study of the space reconstructions and the epistemology of knowledges on areas and territories where he offers cogitation on temporalities of unification and town and country planning, on concepts of scale, hierarchy, network, memory, or even from territory.
Nicolas Verdier - Associate Professor

Alain Musset

Associate Professor

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 Alain Musset - Associate professor

Alain Musset, former student at the Ecole Normale Supérieure, is an agrégé in geography and an honorary member of the Institut Universitaire de France.

  • He specializes in the study of urban worlds in Mexico and in Latin America, attending his viva on “Water in the Valley of Mexico: the technical and cultural challenges (16th-19th centuries)”.
  • Former lecturer at Université Paris-X Nanterre, he is now director of studies at EHESS, where he was in charge of the History Department from 2000 to 2006.
  • He runs the “Comparative Study of Development” master’s programme
  • Member of GGH-Terres o Recent works: Géopolitique des Amériques and ¿Geohistoria o geoficción ? Ciudades vulnerables y justicia especial

Pascale Alzial

Administrative coordinator

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She began her professional career at the EHESS of Paris in 1998, where she was initially secretary-administrator of the Center for Social History of Islam in the Mediterranean and Portuguese Studies Center. 

 Pascale Alzial - administrative coordinator
  • In 2000 she joined the Historical Research Center where she took charge of the administrative and financial management of the Iberian Studies Group.
  • Since 2015, she is the administrative and financial manager of two master’s programs, which includes TEMA, and also the corresponding doctoral program.
  • She is engaged in the joint development project of TEMA Master benefiting from the grant of the Socrates / Erasmus program.
  • She is an assistant engineer at EHESS.