French-speaking Section – ASRDLF

Section Representative


Lise Bourdeau-Lepage
Lyon University – CNRS UMR EVS – France

Bio Lise Bourdeau-Lepage

Lise Bourdeau-Lepage is 1st class full professor of geography at the University of Lyon. She is a doctor in economics and accredited to supervise research. As a researcher at the CNRS Laboratory Environment Ville Société, she conducts research in geography and urban economy (place of nature in the city, measure of the individuals’ well-being, socio-spatial inequalities and territorial attractiveness).  She is the President of the French-speaking Section of ERSA (ASRDLF). She is co-editor of the journal “Revue d’économie régionale et urbaine” and co-editor-in-chief of the journals “Géographie, économie, société”. In 2021, she was named by the media as one of the 100 personalities who make the city in France.

The Executive Board

President: Lise Bourdeau-Lepage, 1st class full-professor, geography, Université Lyon 3, UMR 5600 EVS
V-P international Relations: Guy Chiasson, full-professor, Political sciences and regional development, Université du Québec en Outaouais, Centre de recherche sur le développement territorial (CRDT)
V-P Scientist events: Alexandra Schaffar, full-professor, Economy, Université de Toulon, LEAD (Directrice)
V-P Young researchers: Leïla Kebir, professeure associée, Territorial economy, Université de Lausanne, IGD
Treasury: François Moullé, Assitant professor, geography, Université d’Artois, Laboratoire Discontinuités UR 2468
Secretary: Sébastien Bourdin, Assistant professor HDR, geography, EM Normandie Business School, Métis Lab
Assistant secretary: Fabien Nadou, Assistant professor, planning and territorial economy, EM Normandie Business School, Métis Lab & UMR 7324 CITERES

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