Laurent Binet

Senior Lecturer in French

English and Languages
Faculty of Business, Environment and Society
Coventry University
Priory Street


• D.E.S.S., European Public Relations, Université Paris IV Sorbonne/Celsa
• M.A. by Research, European Studies, University of Kent at Canterbury
• Diplôme, Political Sciences and International Relations, Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris, (Sciences-Po)
• Law Degree (Licence en droit), European and International Law, Université Paris II

Research Interests:
• French politics
• PR and marketing communications
• Media in France

Selected Outputs:
• Binet, L. (2008) 'Supporting Europe and voting No: the "non" discourses on the referendum on the European constitutional treaty'. In France on the World Stage. Ed. by Szarka, J., and Cross, M. Palgrave

Selected Professional Activities:
• Routledge Reviewer for French language publications
• Chief Examiner for French B, International Baccalaureate Organisation

• French for Business (DEL 171, 275, 276, 337)
• French history and society (DEL 136, 209, 332)
• French language and translation (DEL 236, 330)

Other Responsibilities:
• Course Director for French and International Relations

 Queen’s Award for Enterprise Logo
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020
Coventry City of Culture 2021