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social sciences educator

Birgitta Orfali, Egyptian social sciences educator. Achievements include research in right extremism and underground sociability. Grantee, European Council, 1986-1987. Member of Groupe d'Etude pour l'Europe de la Culture et de la Solidarité, Association Française Science Politique, Swedish Club.

Background

Orfali, Birgitta was born on November 24, 1960 in Ismailia, Egypt. Daughter of Raymond Orfali and Gunhild Kvist.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy Social Sciences, Ecole Hautes Etudes, Paris, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy Sociology, Lund University, Sweden, 1991. Habilitation à diriger des recherches Social Psychology, Paris 8 University, 2000.

Career

Assistant researcher Paris 1 University, 1987—1992, assistant professor, 1992—1994. Associate professor Paris 5 University, since 1994. Consultant Office National Forests, Paris, 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in right extremism and underground sociability.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: L'adhésion au Front National, 1990, La Societe face aux evenements extraordinaires--entre fascination et crainte, 2005, Sociologie de L'adhesion, 2005. Co-author: Sociala Representanioner, 1995, Social Representations and Communicative Processes, 2000, Psychologie sociale et communication, 2005. Director: (series in social psychology).

Membership

Member of Groupe d'Etude pour l'Europe de la Culture et de la Solidarité, Association Française Science Politique, Swedish Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, golf, skiing.

Connections

Married Jean-Luc Camez, September 6, 1986. Children: Astrid, Axel.

father:
Raymond Orfali

mother:
Gunhild Kvist

spouse:
Jean-Luc Camez

children:
Axel Orfali

Astrid Orfali