Clément Musil is by training a geographer and urban planner affiliated to the research unit AUSser (CNRS UMR 3329 - 

His research interests concern urbanization processes in East and Southeast Asian cities, the transit-oriented urban development policies and projects, as well as the role of international cooperation agencies in the developing cities in Asia. 
He is participating to the UKNA (Urban Knowledge Network Asia) program (2012-2016) through various activities (secondment, paper contributions as well as seminars) ( 

His current researches are focused on land value capture mechanisms to elaborate a comparison between industrialized, emerging and developing cities in Asia.