- Economist & member of the national direction
- Parti Communiste
Evelyne Ternant taught economics at the University of Franche-Comté and in a preparatory class for the grandes écoles at the Lycée Pergaud in Besançon. Her research activities have focused on spatial economics at the Thema laboratory, and more specifically on Localised Productive Systems. A member of the national leadership of the Communist Party and its economic commission, she sits on the editorial board of the journal Economie et Politique and contributes to the publications of the Gabriel Péri Foundation.