Current Member

Nicolas Guilhot

Deutsche Bank Member
Social Science
Field of Study
History of Political Thought
Home Institution
CNRS, Center for International Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences

Nicolas Guilhot’s research focuses on the concepts of decision and rationality in modern political thought, and in particular on the connections between early twentieth-century decisionism in legal theory and postwar notions of rational choice.

Dates at IAS
  • Social Science
ENS Cachan Habilitation à diriger des recherches, 2013
European University Institute Ph.D., 2001
Sciences Po M.Phil., 1994
SSRC Research Fellow 2007
Fulbright Fellow 2005
CNRS 2014– Research professor
CNRS / NYU 2010–2014 Senior researcher
NYU 2009–2010 Visiting scholar
Social Science Research Council 2007–2009 Program officer and research fellow