Grégoire Mallard, was born and raised in Paris, where he graduated from the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan, after which he obtained a Ph.D. in sociology from Princeton University and a doctorat from Université Paris-Est, and completed post-doctoral work at McGill University. He is curently an Assitant Professor of Sociology at Northwestern University.
In addition to this Grégoire is completing a book manuscript on the history of international treaties in the nuclear field. His book focuses on the writing of treaties between the US and Europe, from the Second World War and up to the ratification of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty by West European nations in the mid-1970s. He co-edited Global Science and National Sovereignty: Studies in Historical Sociology of Science (Routledge, 2008), and published articles in various topics in the historical sociology of science, ranging from the history of the Euratom Treaty negotiations to the analysis of rules of fairness in the organization of peer evaluation.
Mallard is a Big Think Delphi Fellow.