Chantal Mouffe is Professor at the Centre for the Study of Democracy at the University of Westminster, and has been guest professor at Harvard, Cornell, the University of California, Princeton, and the Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS) in Paris.
Between 1989 and 1995, she was Director of the programme of the Collège international de philosophie in Paris. Mouffe is the author of a range of noteworthy publications, translated into multiple languages, on the space of democracy linked to the fight for pluralism. Her numerous essays include Hegemony and Socialist Strategy. Towards a Radical Democratic Politics, with Ernesto Laclau (1985), On the Political (2005) and Agonistics. Thinking the World Politically (2014).