Professor Dr. Serge Jaumain
Professor Dr. Serge Jaumain (ULB) is Professor of Contemporary History at the ULB where he is also co-director of AmericaS – the Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of America. He serves as Advisor to the Rector for Development Cooperation and is the President of the NGO ULB-Cooperation and the President of the International Scientific Council of the AUF (Agence universitaire de la francophonie). He has formerly served as Vice Rector for International Relations at the ULB (2006-2016) and as President of the Brussels Studies Institute (2010-2020).
He published or directed more than 30 books including three dictionaries. His research focuses mainly on the history of mass distribution, French-speaking immigration in America, Canadian history and the history of tourism.
Keywords: History, Tourism, migration, Canada, Brussels