Party affiliation: Socialist Party
First Deputy to Mayor, Villeurbanne, since 1977. General Councillor, Rhone, since 1979. Member of National Federation of Elected Socialists and Republicans.
Deputy, socialist. Rhône, 198I-. Member. Steering Committee, Socialist Party, 1983. Spokesperson, Socialist Party, since 1985.
Reporter on draft law on the Press, 1983. Chairman. group of deputies. Socialist Rights of Man, since 1984.
National secretary. Socialist Party, responsible for audio-visual media. Assistant lecturer, public law, Lyon University, 1969-1975. Part-time lecturer, Lyon University, 1975-1977.
Part-time lecturer. School of Political Studies, Lyon. Principal lecturer, Lyon University and School of Political Studies. Lyon, 1977.