Rémy Madinier is a research fellow at the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS). He is co-director of the Centre Asie du Sud-Est (CASE-EHESS) and the Institute for the Study of Islam and the Muslim world (IISMM-EHESS).
He dedicated his doctoral thesis to the history of Muslim democracy in Indonesia.
He has published several books on contemporary history of Islam in Indonesia, including The End of Innocence? Indonesian Islam and the Temptations of Radicalism (NUS Press, 2011, co-written with Andrée Feillard). He now works on the history of Muslim-Christian relations in Southeast Asia.