Prof. Martin O’Connor

Representative of Dean, Inseec U, France

Martin Paul O’CONNOR is Professor of Economics at the Université Paris-Saclay (France). During 2010-2015 he was based at the C3ED/UVSQ, then Director of REEDS (Research in Ecological economics, Eco-innovation and Tool Development for Sustainability) at the UVSQ (France). New Zealand born, he has research degrees in natural sciences, humanities and economics ((PhD in 1991 from Auckland University), and specialises in research on the “interface” society-nature, ecological economics, political economy, deliberative sustainability assessment, social sciences epistemology. A leader in educational multimedia design (KerBabel, ePLANETe), he was also catalyst for recognition of the Greater Western Paris RCE (UNU Regional Centre of Expertise in Education for SD, now named “Paris Seine RCE”).