Director, Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Montpellier, International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM)
International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies (CIHEAM)
Co-chair of the Strategic Working Group on Agriculture Knowledge and Innovation Systems, Standing Committee for Agricultural Research (European Commission).
Head, Innovation Division, French Ministry of Agriculture (2006-2013): Supervision of research organizations and technical institutes under the Ministry
Head, Environment and Rural Development Department, GRET (1999-2016): implementation and supervision of projects in several countries in the South
Director, Program of Research and Development of the Red River Basin (Vietnam): 1993-1999. Coordination of research, development and training activities.