Since 1990 I have convened and directed the interdisciplinary and intercultural ERANOS conferences of the classic format. All further information gives this website.

In consequence of my scholarly work on French President Franҫois Mitterrand I have been appointed member of the Scientific Committee of the Institut Franҫois Mitterrand in Paris.

As a member of the American Political Science Association (APSA) since 1971 I have frequently attended the annual conference of the APSA. The details of my participation can be seen in viewing the programs of the annual conferences.

I am member of the Advisory Board of “Voegelin View” and I have contributed a number of articles to this electronic journal.