Steering Committee

Since 1988, the PIN Program has been conducted by an international Steering Committee of scholars who meet several times a year to develop and propagate new knowledge about the processes of international negotiation.

Valerie Rosoux


Catholic University of Louvain

Valerie Rosoux senior research fellow at the Belgian National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS) since 2003 and Lecturer in International Relations at the University of Louvain since 2001. She was a Jennings Randolph Senior Fellow at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP, Washington) 2010-2011. She previously taught international relations at the Instituts d'Études Politiques (IEP) of Lille and Grenoble, France. As a post-doctoral researcher, she worked at The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in 2002, the Center for International Studies and Research (CERI), Institut d'Études Politiques of Paris (2001) and the University Laval, Canada (2000). By training, she is a political scientist and a philosopher. Some of her publications include: Reconciliation as a peace-building process: scope and limits, in J. Bercovitch, V. Kremenyuk and W. Zartman (ed.), Handbook of Conflict Resolution, London, Sage Publications, 2008; The Figure of the righteous individual in Rwanda », International Social Science Journal, n° 189, 2006, 491-499; Die Entwicklung der offiziellen Erinnerung in Frankreich: Ursachen und Folgen, in G. Schwan et al. (Hrsg.), Demokratische politische Identität. Deutschland, Polen und Frankreich im Vergleich, Wiesbaden, USA Verlag, 2006, 285-315; Memory and International Negotiation : the Franco-German Case,, in W. Zartman et V. Kremenyuk (ed.), Peace versus Justice. Negotiating Forward-and Backward-Looking Outcomes, Lanham, Rowman & Littlefield, 2005, 155-177; Human rights and the 'work of memory' in international relations, International Journal of Human Rights, vol. 3, n° 2, June 2004, 159-170.