Alexandre graduated from the Université Paris-Saclay’s Master 2 programme in Arctic Studies – Environment, Development and Culture in 2020 with distinction (mention “très bien”). His masters’ thesis entitled “Prophesying Arctic Power, Vilhjalmur Stefansson and the United States’s strategic polar culture 1918-1951” supervised by J. Borm received the grade of 20 out of 20, unprecedented in the history of the programme launched in 2010. Prior to his Arctic Studies degree, he graduated from the University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas/ University of Paris IV Paris-Sorbonne with a masters degree in Political Science – International Relations.
He was previously a Teaching Assistant at Albion College, Michigan, in the Modern Languages Department where he was teaching French language & civilization to Freshmen and Senior students (2020-2022).
Alexandre is currently working on his PhD dissertation, under Professor Borm’s supervision at MIARC/UVSQ/Paris-Saclay, dedicated to Vihjalmur Stefansson and U.S. Arctic foreign policy in the years 1918-1951.
His research interests include the Arctic especially Greenland, U.S. Foreign Policy and World War II.