PhD in Political Science, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain). Bachelor in Polticial Science and International Relations,  Université de Lubumbashi (DRC).

Honorary Professor of the Autonmous University of Madrid. He is as well a member and professor et the International Institute for Human Rights in Strasbourg (France).

Research interests: interafrican relations, Africa in the international system, South-South cooperation, migrations, conflicts and peacebuilding, regional integration

Countries/Regions of specialisation: Democratic Republic of Congo, Great Lakes, West Africa