Florent Parmentier is a lecturer at Sciences-Po Paris and senior researcher at the HEC Paris Centre for Geopolitics. A doctor of political science, he regularly contributes in his areas of expertise in national and international media, radio and television. He is a regular contributor to La Tribune, Le Monde, Libération, Slate.fr, Telos, Huffington Post, The Conversation and New Eastern Europe. He regularly appears as an expert on France 24, Hromadske TV and Russia Today. In September 2014, he published his fourth book, Les chemins de lÉtat de droit, la voie étroite des pays entre Europe et Russie (in French) with Presses de Sciences-Po. He co-directs the geopolitics website EurAsia Prospective (https://eurasiaprospective.wordpress.com).