Michel Koebel is professor of sociology at the University of Strasbourg, a member of the “Sport et sciences sociales” (“Sport and social sciences”; EA 1342
) research team and an associate member of the SAGE (Sociétés, acteurs, gouvernement en Europe – “Societies, Actors and Government in Europe”; UMR 7363) research unit. He is a member of the editorial committee of Savoir/Agir
, a journal and collection of works published by Éditions du Croquant
, which also published in 2006 his work Le pouvoir local ou la démocratie improbable
. His main field of research concerns the local political space.