Professor Thomas Flichy de La Neuville is Head of the Department of War Studies of Saint-Cyr’s Military Academy. He was formerly a professor of Iranian Studies at the French Naval Academy. He is visiting Professor in the United States Naval Academy and the Landesverteidigungsakademie.
His research focuses on the vitality of civilizations, and he has developed a geocultural indicator to assess the liveliness of civilizations. His work focuses on future diplomatic tensions and conflicts in relation to Iran, China and Russia. He holds a PhD in legal history.