17 Notable alumni of
University of Rennes 1

The University of Rennes 1 is 1725th in the world, 574th in Europe, and 55th in France by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 17 notable alumni from the University of Rennes 1 sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Jean-Jacques Urvoas

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    Jean-Jacques Urvoas
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Jean-Jacques Urvoas is a French politician. He was minister of Justice from 2016 to 2017. He represented Finistère's 1st constituency in the National Assembly of France from 2007 to 2016, as a member of the Socialist, radical, citizen and miscellaneous left.

  2. Yves Cochet

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    Yves Cochet
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Enrolled in the University of Rennes 1
    In 1971 graduated with doctorate
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Yves Cochet is a French politician, member of Europe Écologie–The Greens. He was minister in the government of Lionel Jospin. On 6 December 2011, he was elected member of the European Parliament (MEP).

  3. Geoffroy Boulard

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    Geoffroy Boulard
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Geoffroy Boulard is a French politician. He served as mayor of the 17th arrondissement of Paris since 2017.

  4. Florian Bachelier

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    Florian Bachelier
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Florian Bachelier is a French lawyer and politician of La République En Marche! (LREM) who was elected to the French National Assembly on 18 June 2017, representing the department of Ille-et-Vilaine.

  5. Loïg Chesnais-Girard

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    Loïg Chesnais-Girard
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Enrolled in the University of Rennes 1
    Graduated with Diplôme d’études supérieures spécialisées
    Occupations
    politiciancadre
    Biography

    Loïg Chesnais-Girard is a French politician and the President of the Regional Council of Brittany. He was mayor of Liffré from 2008 to 2017.

  6. Louis Le Pensec

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    Louis Le Pensec
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1937-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Louis Le Pensec is a French politician. He is a member of the Socialist Party. Between 1973 and 1997, he was a member of the Parliament. Since 27 September 1998, he is a Senator of Finistère.

  7. Bernadette Malgorn

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    Bernadette Malgorn
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Enrolled in the University of Rennes 1
    Studied in 1971
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Bernadette Malgorn is a French civil servant and politician. She is a member of the Union for a Popular Movement (UMP).

  8. Mustapha Laabid

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    Mustapha Laabid
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Enrolled in the University of Rennes 1
    Graduated with French masters degree
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Mostapha Laabid is a French politician representing La République En Marche!. He was reelected to the French National Assembly on 18 June 2017, representing the department of Ille-et-Vilaine.

  9. Alain Cadec

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    Alain Cadec
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    politicianGeneral Agent of Insurance
    Biography

    Alain Cadec is a French politician who served as Member of the European Parliament (MEP) for the West France constituency from 2009 until 2019. He is a member of the Union for a Popular Movement.

  10. Bérangère Couillard

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    Bérangère Couillard
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Bérangère Couillard is a French politician of La République En Marche! (LREM) who has been serving as a member of the French National Assembly since the 2017 elections, representing the department of Gironde.

  11. Titinga Frédéric Pacéré

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    Titinga Frédéric Pacéré
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    poethistorianlawyer
    Biography

    Titinga Frédéric Pacéré is a Burkinabé solicitor, writer, poet and griot and founder and curator of the Musée de Manega museum in Burkina Faso. He studied in Abidjan. He has written over twenty books and published 60 volumes and has been awarded the medal of honour of the Association of French speaking writers (A.D.E.L.F.).

  12. Pascal Lamour

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    Pascal Lamour
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    writermusiciansinger-songwriterpharmacist
    Biography

    Pascal Lamour is a French Breton musician. After a long career as an herbalist, he devoted himself entirely to music since 2000. He has produced thirteen albums under his own label, BNC, since 1994, but has actually made known in the music business since 2005-2006. He has played throughout Europe, and in Quebec, the United States, Brazil, Vietnam and other countries.

  13. Victor Coroller

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    Victor Coroller
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1997-.. (age 24)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Victor Coroller is a French athlete specialising in the 400 metres hurdles. He represented his country at the 2017 World Championships reaching the semifinals. Earlier, he won a bronze medal at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics.

  14. Didier Astruc

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    Didier Astruc
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Enrolled in the University of Rennes 1
    In 1970 graduated with doctorate
    Occupations
    chemistuniversity teacher
    Biography

    Didier Astruc carried out his studies in chemistry in Rennes. After a Ph. D. with professor R. Dabard in organometallic chemistry, he did post-doctoral studies with professor R. R. Schrock (2005 Nobel Laureate) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, Massachusetts, in the U.S. and later a sabbatical year with professor K. P. C. Vollhardt at the University of California at Berkeley. He became a CNRS Director of research in Rennes, then in 1983 full Professor of Chemistry at the University Bordeaux 1. He is known for his work on “Electron-Reservoir” complexes and dendritic molecular batteries, catalytic processes (olefin metathesis, C-C coupling, catalysis in water) using nanoreactors and molecular recognition using gold nanoparticles and metallodendrimers. He is the author of three books, scientific publications and the editor of five books or special issues. He has been a member of the National CNRS committee from 2000 to 2008 and the President of the Coordination Chemistry Division of the Société Française de Chimie from 2000 to 2004. Didier Astruc is on the Thompson-Reuters list of the top 100 chemists who have achieved the highest citation impact scores for their chemistry papers published between 2000 and 2010. and on the list of the Highest Cited Researchers 2015 and 2016 (Thomson-Reuters). and 2017 (Clarivate Analytics)

  15. Frédérique Tuffnell

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    Frédérique Tuffnell
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Frédérique Tuffnell is a French politician who has been serving as a member of the French National Assembly since the 2017 elections, representing the department of Charente-Maritime. From 2017 until 2020, she was a member of La République En Marche! (LREM). In May 2020, she was one of the 17 initial members of the short-lived Ecology Democracy Solidarity group in the National Assembly.

  16. Marie-Pierre Vedrenne

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    Marie-Pierre Vedrenne
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    politicianjurist
    Biography

    Marie-Pierre Vedrenne is a French lawyer and politician who was elected as a Member of the European Parliament in 2019. She has since been a vice-chair of the Committee on International Trade and a member of the Committee on Petitions.

  17. Jean-Pierre Bourhis

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    Jean-Pierre Bourhis
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    canoeist
    Biography

    Jean-Pierre Renan Bourhis is a Senegalese slalom canoeist who has competed since 2012. He finished 18th in the C1 event at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Jean Pierre is currently studying at the renowned National Institute of Applied Sciences in Rennes. (INSA)