Francis Baert

Researcher

Profile
Bibliography
  • Francis Baert
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-CRIS
    OFFICE:
    UNU-CRIS Potterierei 72, 8000 Brugge, Belgium
    E-MAIL:
    fbaert@cris.unu.edu
    PHONE:
    +3250 47 11 06
    NATIONALITY:
    Belgium

    Research Interests

    • International organization
    • Regional Integration
    • Security studies

    Education

    M.A., International and European Law, Free University of Brussels (VUB)
    M.A., International Relations, University of Ghent

    Appointments

    Coordination team FP7 EU-GRASP project
    Ph.D. student at the Centre for European Studies, Ghent University
    Researcher at the Centre for European Studies, Ghent University
    Member of the Editorial Board and Book Review Editor of Wereldbeeld
    Member of the Management Board of United Nations Association Flanders Belgium

    Biographical Statement

    Francis Baert is Project Researcher within the Peace and Security programme at the UNU Institute on Comparative Regional Integration Studies (UNU-CRIS). He is member of the Project Secretariat of the 7th Framework Programme research project EU-GRASP funded by the European Commission (2009-2011). www.eugrasp.eu

    He is also a Ph.D. student in political science at the University of Ghent, Centre for European Studies. He was Research Assistant to the UNU-CRIS Director in Bruges in 2007-2008. In this function, he was junior coordinator of different projects under GARNET, a Network of Excellence on Global Governance, Regionalisation and Regulation: the role of the EU, funded under the European Commission’s 6th Framework Programme (including the Mobility Scheme and Ph.D. Schools).

    In the Spring of 2010 he was visiting researcher at the School for Global Studies, Univeristy of Gothenburg. In july 2011 he was visiting researcher at Pembroke College, University of Cambridge.

    He is the co-editor of a volume on the United Nations and Armed Conflicts (published by ACCO, 2010, published in Dutch). He is currently preparing two edited volumes in English contracted with Springer (one on regionalism and the United Nations & one on interregionalism). He has published articles and book reviews in Review of International Studies, European Foreign Affairs Review, Global Policy, Journal of Common Market Studies, Political Studies Review, Res Publica, Internationale Spectator, ILO Discussion Papers, UNU-CRIS working papers & Wereldbeeld (includes forthcoming reviews).

  • Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

    • The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism by Philippe De Lombaerde, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert
      De Lombaerde Philippe, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert (2010), “The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism”, Review of International Studies, 36: 731-753.
    • The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert
      Jean Monnet/Robert Schuman Paper Series, vol.9, Nr. 7, EUCE, University of Miami
    • De Verenigde Naties als ideeënfabriek – Het United Nations Intellectual History Project
      By: Francis Baert
      in: Res Publica, 2009, 51(2):271-284
    • Nieuw Veiligheidspartnerschap in de maak: Verenigde Naties en regionale organisaties
      By: Francis Baert and Luk Van Langenhove
      in: Internationale Spectator, 2008, vol. 62, nr. 6, pp.349-354.
    • The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism by Philippe De Lombaerde, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert
      De Lombaerde Philippe, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert (2010), “The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism”, Review of International Studies, 36: 731-753.
    • The Problem of Comparison in Comparative Regionalism
      By: Philippe De Lombaerde, Fredrik Söderbaum, Luk Van Langenhove and Francis Baert
      Jean Monnet/Robert Schuman Paper Series, vol.9, Nr. 7, EUCE, University of Miami
    • Boekbespreking: De Verenigde Naties als ideeënfabriek – Het United Nations Intellectual History Project
      By: Francis Baert
      in: Res Publica, 2009, 51(2):271-284
    • Nieuw Veiligheidspartnerschap in de maak: Verenigde Naties en regionale organisaties
      By: Francis Baert and Luk Van Langenhove
      in: Internationale Spectator, 2008, vol. 62, nr. 6, pp.349-354.

    Technical Papers, Policy Briefs, etc

    • Regional and other Intergovernmental Organisations in the Maintenance of Peace and Security produced by the United Nations University (UNU-CRIS)
    • Capacity Survey: Regional and other Intergovernmental Organisations in the Maintenance of Peace and Security produced by the United Nations University (UNU-CRIS)

    Other Publications (Conference Proceedings, etc)

    • ILO Discussion Paper 188: Deepening the Social Dimensions of Regional Integration
      By: Francis Baert, Frédérique Channac, Philippe De Lombaerde, Brigid Gavin, et. al.
    • Langs de vuurlijn. De Verenigde Naties en gewapende conflicten. Wereldvisie-reeks 7
      By: Francis Baert, Ann Pauwels en Stefaan Smis
    • ILO Discussion Paper 188: Deepening the Social Dimensions of Regional Integration
      By: Francis Baert, Frédérique Channac, Philippe De Lombaerde, Brigid Gavin, et. al.