Willem Maas on Brexit and EU Citizenship

Another disruption is taking place during the worst pandemic of the century: The Brexit process. Free movement - as a central element of the European project since the beginning - and EU citizenship are both going to be affected by the UK’s departure from the EU. But despite the challenges and uncertainties that the Brexit process entails, there...
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EU and COVID: A Wall of Solidarity?

Expert comment by Theofanis Exadaktylos , Reader in European Politics, University of Surrey, Co-editor, Journal of Common Market Studies Annual Review The public health crisis caused by the novel coronavirus in the beginning of 2020 represented a new challenge for the EU, which has been experiencing turbulence for almost a decade. But despite the...
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Young scholar, Johannes Müller Gómez, on his dissertation in the field of EU studies

Johannes Müller Gómez is the co-president for the Young Researchers Network branch of the European Community Studies Association in Canada (YRN ECSA-C ) and doctoral researcher at the Université de Montréal. In his PhD project, he analyses the implementation of international agreements in multi-level systems. What interests many Canadian scholars...
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Valerie D'Erman on her interests in EU policies and trade

Valerie D'Erman is a sessional instructor in Political Science at the University of Victoria. She is an active board member of the European Community Studies Association in Canada (ECSA-C) and accepted to participate in the interview series with young scholars on their expertise in EU and European Studies.The European Union presents a very unique...
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Laurence Claussen on his fascination with the EU and research on populism

Laurence Claussen is a graduate student at the University of British Columbia. He is a new member of the European Community Studies Association in Canada (ECSA-C) and participates in the interview series for young researchers on their expertise in the field of European Studies and what drives their research agenda. What attracted you to the field...
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