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The Edinburgh Europa Research Group hosts researchers from around the world. The following individuals have served as speakers, presenters, discussants and/or chairs at our events since 2014/2015.

Speakers (A – E)

Nur AbdelkhaliqNur Abdelkhaliq (@nabdelkhaliq)
IOD PARC

Dr Nur Abdelkhaliq is Senior Consultant at IOD PARC, a consultancy. Her expertise rests in migration and refugee policy, including crossover between migration and policy areas such as development, labour and protection.

Events featuring Nur Abdelkhaliq


Arianna AndreangeliArianna AndreangeliEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo (@AriAround)
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Arianna Andreangeli is Senior Lecturer in Competition Law at the University of Edinburgh. Her research interests include EU competition law, national competition law, markets, innovation, merger control and business regulation.

Events featuring Arianna Andreangeli


Francesca Batzella (@F_Batzella)Francesca Batzella
The University of Hertfordshire

Dr Francesca Batzella is Lecturer in Politics and International Relations at the University of Hertfordshire. Her research interests include EU energy policy, EU external relations and European studies more broadly.

Events featuring Francesca Batzella


Gunnar BeckGunnar Beck
SOAS University of London

Dr Gunnar Beck is Reader in Law at SOAS University of London. His research interests include EU law, legal theory, legal reasoning and methodology, the European Court of Justice and legal and political philosophy. He practices as Barrister-at-Law and a Rechtsanwalt.

Events featuring Gunnar Beck


Vladimir BortunVladimir Bortun
The University of Portsmouth

Vladimir Bortun is PhD Candidate in Politics at the University of Portsmouth. His research focuses on the transnational networking and cooperation among new left parties in Southern Europe in the context of the Eurozone crisis.

Events featuring Vladimir Bortun


Zuzanna BrockaZuzanna Brocka
The University of Łódź

Zuzanna Brocka is PhD Candidate in European Union Law at the University of Łódź and Teaching Fellow in Law at the University of Pavia. She is registered with the Bar of Pavia and the Warsaw Bar of Legal Advisors (Foreign Lawyers), specialising in commercial and corporate law.

Events featuring Zuzanna Brocka


Coree Brown SwanCoree Brown Swan (@coree_brown)
The University of Edinburgh

Coree Brown is PhD Candidate in Politics at the University of Edinburgh and Research Assistant at the Centre on Constitutional Change. Her research focuses on how substate nationalist parties, namely Scotland’s SNP and Flander’s Nieuwe-Vlaams Alliantie understand independence in a changing world.

Events featuring Coree Brown Swan


Graham Butler (@GrahamButler1)Graham Butler
The University of Copenhagen

Graham Butler is PhD Fellow in Law at the University of Copenhagen. His research interests include EU external relations law, the Common Foreign and Security Policy, constitutional law, institutional law and wider legal aspects of foreign relations.

Events featuring Graham Butler


Edinburgh Europa Institute LogoPaul James CardwellPaul James Cardwell (@Cardwell_PJ)
The University of Sheffield

Dr Paul James Cardwell is Reader in EU External Relations Law at the University of Sheffield. His research interests include EU external relations, EU law and politics and UK constitutional law. He is Honorary Fellow of the Edinburgh Europa Institute.

Events featuring Paul James Cardwell


Humberto Carrasco BlancHumberto Carrasco Blanc (@HCarrascoBlanc)
Catholic University of the North

Dr Humberto Carrasco Blanc is Associate Professor of Law at Universidad Católica del Norte. His research interests include competition, communication and IT law, regulation and markets. He is Chair of the LACRALO At-Large Organization, ICANN.

Events featuring Humberto Carrasco Blanc


Luca Cerioni (@CerioniL)
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Luca Cerioni is Lecturer in Tax Law at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests include EU tax law, international and comparative tax law. His latest book is The European Union and Direct Taxation: A Solution for A Difficult Relationship (Routledge, 2015).

Events featuring Luca Cerioni


Jiahong Chen (@jiahong_chen)
The University of Edinburgh

Jiahong Chen is PhD Candidate in Law at the University of Edinburgh and Co-Convenor of the Edinburgh IP/IT/Media Law Discussion Group. His research interests include information technology law and data protection law at national and European level.

Events featuring Jiahong Chen


Feng CunwanFeng Cunwan
Wuhan University

Dr Feng Cunwan is Associate Professor of International Relations at Wuhan University and currently Visiting Research Fellow at the Edinburgh Europa Institute at the University of Edinburgh. His research focuses on EU-China relations and EU climate and environment policy.

Events featuring Feng Cunwan


Liljana CvetanoskaLiljana Cvetanoska
The University of Sussex

Liljana Cvetanoska is PhD Candidate in Politics and Teaching Fellow in Corruption, Law and Governance at the University of Sussex. Her research focuses on the influence of EU enlargement conditionality on controling corruption in Central and Eastern Europe.

Events featuring Liljana Cvetanoska


Cleo DaviesCleo DaviesEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Cleo Davies is Co-Convenor of the Europa Research Group and PhD Candidate in Politics at the University of Edinburgh. Her research interests include European integration, the politics of financial market supervision/regulation and International Political Economy.

Events featuring Cleo Davies


Floris de WitteFloris de Witte
London School of Economics and Political Science

Dr Floris de Witte is Assistant Professor of Law at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His research interests include EU constitutional, institutional and substantive Law and the interaction between EU law and political theory.

Events featuring Floris de Witte


Renke Deckarm
The University of Oldenburg

Renke Deckarm is PhD Candidate in Politics at the University of Oldenburg. His research interests include the organisational design of European institutions, EU politics more generally and quantitative research methods.

Events featuring Renke Deckarm


Nicolas DieboldNicolas Diebold
The University of Lucerne

Dr Nicolas Diebold is Lecturer in WTO Law and Public Economic Law at the University of Lucerne and Head of Internal Market Affairs at the Swiss Competition Commission. His research interests include EU law, WTO law, the Single European Market and EU-Swiss relations.

Events featuring Nicolas Diebold


Speakers (F – J)

Filippo FontanelliFilippo Fontanelli
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Filippo Fontanelli is Lecturer in International Economic Law at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests include EU law, human rights law, public international law and WTO law and he is a member of the Centre for Judicial Cooperation at the European University Institute.

Events featuring Filippo Fontanelli


Oliver GarnerOliver Garner
European University Institute

Oliver Garner is PhD Candidate in European Union Law at the European University Institute. His research focuses on the consequences of fragmentation in the legal order of the European Union for the rights that European citizens derive from integration.

Events featuring Oliver Garner


Sotiria GrekSotiria GrekEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo (@SotiriaGrek)
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Sotiria Grek is Senior Lecturer in Social Policy at the University of Edinburgh and Associate Director of the University’s Centre for Science, Knowledge and Policy (SKAPE) Her research interests include education governance, education and European integration and uses of knowledge.

Events featuring Sotiria Grek


Emily HancoxEmily HancoxEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo (@emily_hancox)
The University of Edinburgh

Emily Hancox is PhD Candidate in Law at the University of Edinburgh. Her research focuses on the scope of application of European Union law and her interests include EU, constitutional and administrative law.

Events featuring Emily Hancox


Martin HoggMartin Hogg (@The_Hoggy)
The University of Edinburgh

Prof Martin Hogg NP FRSA FSA Scot is Professor of the Law of Obligations at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests include comparative obligations theory; contract and promise; and fundamental structural language in the law of obligations.

Events featuring Martin Hogg


David HowarthDavid HowarthEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Luxembourg

Prof David Howarth is Professor of Political Economy at the University of Luxembourg. His research interests include the political economy of European integration and national, European and international financial regulation. He is Honorary Fellow of the Edinburgh Europa Institute.

Events featuring David Howarth


Jan EichhornJan Eichhorn (@eichhorn_jan)
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Jan Eichhorn is Chancellor’s Fellow in Social Policy at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests include subjective well-being, political participation, political culture and survey methodology. He is Founding Partner and Research Director of the think tank d|part.

Events featuring Jan Eichhorn


Speakers (K – O)

Iryna KushnirIryna Kushnir
The University of Edinburgh

Iryna Kushnir is PhD Candidate in Social Policy at the University of Edinburgh. Her research interests include higher education policy, pedagogy, Europeanisation, institutions and institutional change and public policy in Ukraine.

Events featuring Iryna Kushnir


Robert LiñeiraRobert Liñeira (@rlineira)
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Robert Liñeira is Research Fellow in Politics at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests focus on public opinion and electoral behaviour, particularly concerning constitutional preferences in multi-national polities, voting in multi-level contexts and referendum voting.

Events featuring Robert Liñeira


Tobias LockTobias LockEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo (@TobiasLock)
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Tobias Lock is Senior Lecturer in European Union Law and Co-Director of the Edinburgh Europa Institute at the University of Edinburgh. His research focuses on the EU’s multilevel relations with other legal orders, including the European Convention on Human Rights.

Events featuring Tobias Lock


Cormac Mac AmhlaighCormac Mac AmhlaighEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Cormac Mac Amhlaigh is Senior Lecturer in Public Law at the University of Edinburgh. His research includes work on UK constitutional law, public law, constitutional theory and post-state law and constitutionalism.

Events featuring Cormac Mac Amhlaigh


Dr Leandro MancanoLeandro MancanoEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Leandro Mancano is Lecturer in European Union Law at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests include EU constitutional law, EU fundamental rights law, Justice and Home Affairs policy and deprivation of liberty.

Events featuring Leandro Mancano


Luke MarchLuke MarchEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Prof Luke March is Professor of Post-Soviet and Comparative Politics and Deputy Director of the Princess Dashkova Russia Centre at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests include the politics of the former Soviet Union, the radical left in Europe and populism.

Events featuring Luke March


Alex MarshallAlexander Marshall
The University of Glasgow

Dr Alexander Marshall is Senior Lecturer in History at the University of Glasgow. His research interests include Russian/Soviet political and military history and the geopolitics of the Caucasus and Central Asia.

Events featuring Alex Marshall


Benedita Menezes QueirozBenedita Menezes Queiroz
The University of Lisbon

Dr Benedita Menezes Queiroz is Guest Lecturer in Law at the University of Lisbon and Deputy Secretary-General of the Lisbon Centre for Research in Public Law. Her research interests include EU migration law, illegality in migration and human rights law.

Events featuring Benedita Menezes Queiroz


Nina Miller WestobyNina Miller Westoby
The University of Glasgow

Nina Miller Westoby is University Teacher in Law and PhD Candidate in Law at the University of Glasgow. Her research interests include UK public law and EU law, specifically free movement of persons, EU citizenship, immigration and asylum and discrimination law.

Events featuring Nina Miller Westoby


Nataliya MuzykaNataliya MuzykaEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo (@MN000ST)
The University of Edinburgh

Nataliya Muzyka is Co-Convenor of the Edinburgh Europa Research Group and PhD Candidate in Politics at the University of Edinburgh. Her research compares the influence of the European Union on democratisation processes in Poland and Ukraine.

Events featuring Nataliya Muzyka


Niamh Nic ShuibhneNiamh Nic ShuibhneEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Prof Niamh Nic Shuibhne is Professor of European Union Law at the University of Edinburgh. She is Joint Editor of the Common Market Law Review and her research focuses on substantive EU law from a constitutional perspective, in particular on free movement law.

Events featuring Niamh Nic Shuibhne


Speakers (P – T)

Virginia PassalacquaVirginia Passalacqua
European University Institute

Virginia Passalacqua is PhD Candidate in European Union Law at the European University Institute. Her research focuses on the political role of courts and how citizens and migrants can operate with them to protect their rights.

Events featuring Virginia Passalacqua


Luigi Francesco PedreschiLuigi Francesco Pedreschi (@luigi_pedreschi)
European University Institute

Luigi Francesco Pedreschi is PhD Candidate in European Union Law at the European University Institute. His research focuses on the place of public services in EU law, including in EU trade agreements.

Events featuring Luigi Francesco Pedreschi


Dionysios PelekisDionysios PelekisEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Dionysios Pelekis is PhD Candidate in Law at the University of Edinburgh. His research compares legal and policy issues in the European Commission’s approach to fiscal state aid rules, including recent changes in strategy.

Events featuring Dionysios Pelekis


William PhelanWilliam Phelan
Trinity College Dublin

Dr William Phelan is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Trinity College Dublin. His research interests include the politics of European law and international political economy. His latest book on the European Court of Justice is entitled In Place of Inter-State Retaliation (2015).

Events featuring William Phelan


Ben RosamondBen Rosamond (@BenRosamond1)
The University of Copenhagen

Prof Ben Rosamond is Professor of Political Science at the University of Copenhagen, where he is principal investigator of the EuroChallenge research programme. His research interests include European political economy, the European political-economic space, governance and legitimacy.

Events featuring Ben Rosamond


Anthony SalamoneAnthony Salamone (@AMSalamone)Edinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Anthony Salamone is Co-Convenor of the Edinburgh Europa Research Group and PhD Candidate in Politics at the University of Edinburgh. He is Managing Editor of European Futures and his research focuses on the politics of the UK’s EU relations.

Events featuring Anthony Salamone


Drew ScottDrew ScottEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Prof Drew Scott FAcSS is Co-Director of the Edinburgh Europa Institute and Professor of European Union Studies at the University of Edinburgh. An economist by training, he specialises in European economic integration, including subsidiarity, Economic and Monetary Union and cohesion.

Events featuring Drew Scott


Marco Siddi (@MarcoSiddi)Marco Siddi
Finnish Institute of International Affairs

Dr Marco Siddi is Senior Research Fellow in the European Union Research Programme at the Finnish Institute of International Affairs. His areas of expertise include EU-Russia relations, EU energy policy and European security.

Events featuring Marco Siddi


Antti Silvast (@anttisilvast)Antti Silvast
The University of Edinburgh

Dr Antti Silvast is Research Fellow in European Energy Policy and Markets at the University of Edinburgh. His current project, funded through the Scottish ClimateXChange, analyses European energy policy developments and their implications for Scotland and the UK.

Events featuring Antti Silvast


Kathryn SimpsonKathryn Simpson (@DrKathrynSimps)
Manchester Metropolitan University

Dr Kathryn Simpson is Lecturer in Politics and Public Services at Manchester Metropolitan University. Her research interests include comparative European politics, political behaviour, public opinion and Brexit. She is Co-Editor Journal of Contemporary European Research (JCER).

Events featuring Kathryn Simpson


Grant StirlingGrant StirlingEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Grant Stirling is PhD Candidate in Law at the University of Edinburgh. His research interests include EU competition law, EU trade law, consumer protection and private international law.

Events featuring Grant Stirling


Ezel TaburEzel Tabur (@ezeltabur)
The University of Aberdeen

Dr Ezel Tabur is Teaching Fellow in Politics at the University of Aberdeen. Her research interests include the politics and policies of international migration, EU institutions and policy-making processes, and the EU’s neighbourhood.

Events featuring Ezel Tabur


Myrto TsakatikaMyrto Tsakatika
The University of Glasgow

Dr Myrto Tsakatika is Senior Lecturer in Politics at the University of Glasgow. Her research interests include EU institutions and governance, the politics of economic and social policy, Southern European politics and radical left parties.

Events featuring Myrto Tsakatika


Speakers (U – Z)

Martijn van den Brink
European University Institute

Martijn van den Brink is PhD Candidate in European Union Law at the European University Institute. He research interests include the jurisprudence of the EU courts and the European legal dimension of national welfare systems.

Events featuring Martijn van den Brink


Neil WalkerNeil WalkerEdinburgh Europa Institute Logo
The University of Edinburgh

Prof Neil Walker FRSE FBA is Regius Professor of Public Law and the Law of Nature and Nations at the University of Edinburgh. His research interest include constitutional theory, UK and EU public law, legal order and political community.

Events featuring Neil Walker


Auke WillemsAuke Willems (@WillemsAuke)
Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Auke Willems is PhD Candidate in European Union Law at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. His research interests include EU criminal law, international criminal law, human rights law and mutual trust within mutual recognition-based criminal justice cooperation.

Events featuring Auke Willems


Adrienne YongAdrienne Yong (@adrienney_)
The University of Hertfordshire

Dr Adrienne Yong is Lecturer in Law at the University of Hertfordshire. Her research interests include EU citizenship law, EU fundamental rights law, the Court of Justice of the EU, identity and political theories of citizenship.

Events featuring Adrienne Yong


Dr Stephanie Bell (University of Edinburgh)

Christoph Bluth (University of Bradford)

Dr Ammon Cheskin (University of Glasgow)

Dr Luis Duarte d’Almeida (University of Edinburgh)

Iryna Dyvoniak (University of Murcia)

Elham Gharji (University of Coimbra)

Helen Hardman (University of Glasgow)

Margaux Kersschot (KU Leuven and University of Antwerp)

Dr Gëzim Krasniqi

Alexandra Kulgina (University of Edinburgh)

Ognjenka Manojlovic (University of Edinburgh)

Jed Meers (University of York)

Murad Muradov

Serik Orazgaliyev (University of Cambridge)

Noemi Rocca (University of Coimbra)

Karina Shyrokykh (University of Munich)

Dr Claire Squire (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)

Dr Paulina Szeląg

Shu Uchida (University of Coimbra)