Sebastien Bourdin is Full Professor in Economic Geography at EM Normandie Business School. He joined EM Normandie in 2012. Holding a PhD in Geography and an Accreditation to Supervise Research, he specializes in the study of the European Union and issues related to Cohesion Policy, Territorial Development, Public Policies Evaluation, and Ecological Transition. In his research, he uniquely combines quantitative methods –such as Spatial Econometrics, Statistics, and Modelling– and qualitative methods to provide an in-depth perspective on his favorite topics. Sebastien Bourdin has led several notable research projects on current topics such as Energy Transition an Circular Economy.
Since 2012: professor in sustainable and regional development, EM Normandie
2010-2011: research engineer as part of "CARTELEC" ANR-FEDER research programme
2010-2011: research manager, Wallonie Land Settlement
2010-2011: contractor as part of "CADEC" Capitalisation and Dissemination of ESPON Concepts" research programme
2009-2010: graduate assistant, Université de Rouen-Normandie