Dr. Guillaume Lasconjarias is a Research Advisor in the Research Division of the NATO Defense College in Rome. His areas of interest include military doctrine, counterinsurgency operations, and revolution in military affairs.
Prior to his current position, he was a researcher at the French Ministry of Defense (IRSEM - Institute for Strategic Research) from 2010 to 2012. In this capacity he lectured on various topics at the French War College, where he was also in charge of an elective course.
From 2007 to 2010, he served as Deputy to the Head of the Research Bureau at the French Army Centre for Force
He started his professional career as a university lecturer at the Sorbonne in Paris.
Guillaume Lasconjarias is also a reserve officer, having graduated from the ROTC in Saint-Cyr Coëtquidan. He has been deployed on various exercises and operations. He currently serves within a Marine Infantry Brigade as an Intel and Amphibious Operations officer. He is a member of the CIOR (International Confederacy of Reserve Officers), an association which is recognised by national MoDs and by the NATO Military Committee.
He holds a PhD in History from the Sorbonne. A former student of the École Normale Supérieure in Lyon, he has published two books and several articles in defense publications such as Sécurité Globale and Revue de Défense