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academic administrator , educator , University president

Jacques R. Soppelsa, French Academic administrator, geopolitics educator ( education)university president, geopolitical educator. Decorated chevalier Ordre National du Merite, officier Palmes Great Cross; Knight Order of Malta. Served to captain French Army, 1968-1969.; Member Fondation Nationale Etudes de Défense.

Background

Soppelsa, Jacques R. was born on June 10, 1943 in Libourne, France. Son of Raymond and Marthe (Guyet) Soppelsa.

Education

Agregation de geographie, University Paris, 1965. Doctorat d'Etat, University Paris, 1976. Diplome Etudes Superieurs, Ecole des Sciences Politique, Paris, 1973.

Ancien Eleve (honorary), Ecole Normale Superieure, St. Cloud, France, 1965.

Career

Professor University Paris, since 1976. President University Paris I (Sorbonne), Centre d'Etudes Nord Americaines, Paris, since 1977, Institute National Superieur d'Etudes de Defense, Paris, 1982—1990, cultural counsellor French Embassy, United States. Captain French Army, 1968-1969.

Membership

President French Rugby Federation. Member of Fondation Nationale Etudes de Defense, Cercle Edouard Herriot Club.

Connections

Children: Muriel, Anne, Jean-Frederic, Alexandre, Christopher.

father:
Raymond Soppelsa

mother:
Marthe (Guyet) Soppelsa

children:
Muriel Soppelsa

Anne Soppelsa

Jean-Frederic Soppelsa

Alexandre Soppelsa

Christopher Soppelsa