Pascal Décarpes is a researcher, a project expert and a trainer for correctional o cers.
He is trilingual with an educational background in legal and social sciences. He is research member of the Institute of Criminal Law and Criminology at the University of Bern (Switzerland).
He has actively participated to di erent research projects such as “Prison Litigation Network” or “O ender Supervision in Europe” (COST Action IS1106). He also provides consultancy to the UNDP (Romania, Vietnam), as well as to projects in Algeria, Jordan or Kosovo.
His research and expertise focuses on prison issues, detention conditions, probation o cers and cooperation processes between prison and probation.
He is secretary-general of the French Society of Criminology and co-founder of the working group “Early-stage German criminologists” (JaW).