Thierry Bontems

Task officer to support for strategic management
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Institutional membership: 
Centre national de la recherche scientifique
Support staff for research
Research Engineer (m)
Research areas: 
Management of organizations
Research team: 
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Bureau G305 Cité des Territoires 14 av. M. Reynoard 38100 GRENOBLE / Bureau 046 Institut d'Etudes Politiques, 1030 avenue Centrale, 38400 Saint Martin d'Hères



Research Engineer at the CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) assigned to the human and social sciences laboratory PACTE (, Thierry Bontems is a specialist in the management of information systems, the steering and strategy of organizations, quality management, risk and vulnerability management. He is also involved in change management and team building.

He holds a bachelor's degree from Grenoble Ecole de Management (Grenoble Graduate School of Business) and a master's degree in organisational strategy from the Grenoble Institute of Business Administration. He regularly works as an auditor or consultant in higher education and research institutions.

He is a member of the board of directors of the Quares association ( and co-founder and coordinator of the RELIER network (, a network for the management and quality of French universities).

As an expert in strategic planning and management with the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF), he works on international projects related to the governance of organizations involved in higher education and research, particularly within the IFGU (Institut de la Francophonie for University Governance ).

Thierry Bontems is also International Expert for AEQES (Agency for the Evaluation of the Quality of Higher Education)