Academic news


Richard Rose appointed to Royal Society of Edinburgh

Professor Richard Rose, Visiting Fellow at the Schuman Centre and recipient of a doctorate honoris causa from the EUI in 2010, has been appointed Fellow to the Royal Society of Edinburgh. He joins a cohort of 62 new Fellows, who will be inducted in May 2019. The Fellows, amongst other duties, provide impartial policy advice […]

A Q+A with Engaged Academics

Kathryn Carlson meets with Law researcher Mario Pagano for a Q+A about Engaged Academics, one of EUI’s working groups. Can you tell me a little about what Engaged Academics is? We are an interdisciplinary Working Group affiliated with the Law department and the History department. Engaged Academics is slightly different from other EUI working groups, […]

HR in the Spotlight: 22nd February 2019

Staffing update (February 2019) Join us in wishing a big welcome to all the new arrivals who have joined the EUI in January, and a fond farewell to all those leaving. Welcome to: Anna Bobrovnik, Trainee (CS); Christina Christou, Trainee (LIB); Lorenzo Corsani, Project Associate (RSCAS); Antonio Costantino, Administrator for Fundraising (Office of the President); […]

HR in the spotlight: 25th January 2019

Join us in wishing a big welcome to all the new arrivals who have joined the EUI in January, and a fond farewell to all those leaving. Welcome to: Abdullah Al-Jabassini, Research Associate (RSCAS); Elena Asciutti, Outreach Development Officer (Office of the President); Mihaela Chirovici, Accounting Officer (BFS, Accounting Unit); Valerio Di Domenico, SAP Finance […]

EUI alumnus Tomasz Pawel Wozniakowski awarded prize for Ph. D. thesis

  Congratulations are in order for EUI alumnus Tomasz Pawel Wozniakowski (Ph.D. 2018), who was awarded the Supranational Political Economy Prize 2017 for his Ph. D. thesis. Dr. Wozniakowski’s thesis, titled ‘Towards Fiscalization of the European Union? The European and American Fiscal Unions in a Comparative Historical Perspective’, was unanimously chosen by the judging panel as the […]

Giacomo Calzolari

Professor Giacomo Calzolari joins EUI as Professor of Economics after 15 years at the University of Bologna. Professor Calzolari spoke to EUI Life about his future research here, and his love of competition policy and banking regulation. “I’m teaching Microeconomics 1, which is the first course in microeconomics that students face at entry, with maths, […]

Russell Cooper

Professor Russell Cooper rejoins EUI as Professor of Economics after five years away in the US teaching at Pennsylvania State University. Over coffee at a streetside cafe in San Domenico, we discuss his work at EUI, the ideal curriculum, and how an academic’s work is never done. For Professor Cooper, his new post is a […]

Nina Bobkova

Dr Nina Bobkova joins EUI as Assistant Professor in Economics from Bonn University in Germany. On a particularly hot and humid Thursday afternoon in the Villa Badia’s mensa, she spoke to EUI Life about her academic interests, the “special” environment of EUI, and her Slavic tolerance for mosquitos. As Assistant Professor in Economics, Dr Bobkova […]

Andrea Sangiovanni

EUI bids a warm welcome to Professor Andrea Sangiovanni, who is joining the Social and Political Science Department as Chair in Social and Political Theory. EUI Life sat down with Professor Sangiovanni to discuss his research, the work he will be undertaking at EUI, and some of his fond memories of Bar Fiasco. Professor Sangiovanni, […]

HR in the Spotlight: 26th September 2018

EUI has seen many new arrivals in September, and sadly waved goodbye to some staff. Welcome to: Marcel Albu, ICT Officer (ICT); Nina Bobkova, Full-time Assistant Professor (ECO); Miriam Boussairi, Trainee (SPS); Anne Bruch, Administrative assistant (HAEU); Jesus Bueren, Full-time Assistant Professor (ECO); Giacomo Calzolari, Full-time Professor (ECO); Tiziana Caponio, Marie Curie Fellow (RSCAS); Stefano […]