UACES student forum: tips for an academic conference

Screen Shot 2018-01-22 at 12.34.30Following up on my contribution to the UACES Doctoral Training Academic about “career development” on 4 November 2017 in Manchester, UACES published my tips on preparing to present at an academic conference on their resources-site:

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European cooperation abroad – our special issue is online

HJDEuropean Cooperation Abroad:
European Diplomatic Cooperation Outside EU Borders

Special issue The Hague Journal of Diplomacy vol 13 (1), 2018.
Guest editors: Federica Bicchi and Heidi Maurer

Does Europe behave as one outside EU borders? This special issue argues that the Lisbon Treaty (2009), the creation of the EEAS and the establishment of EU delegations have Continue reading

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2017 Biannual Jean Monnet Conference

Screen Shot 2017-12-02 at 12.37.20On 27-28 November 2017, the Jean Monnet community, invited by the EACEA, gather for a two-day biannual conference in Brussels to exchange good practices, learn about new initiatives, and exchange with like-minded colleagues. I was invited to contribute to the following panel:

Screen Shot 2017-12-02 at 12.34.41Watch our panel here (from 6:50 onwards):

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now out: our ANTERO simulation handbook on simulations in EU foreign policy

The ANTERO Simulation Handbook is a valuable teaching resource that was created as a result of the ANTERO network’s teaching component, drawing from feedback and

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Following the German trend? Austria votes on Sunday. | Alliance Europa

Elections in Austria? Again? Most non-Austrian react with bewilderment when they take note of the forthcoming Austrian elections on 15 October: elections,

Source: Following the German trend? Austria votes on Sunday. | Alliance Europa

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Beitrag zum Workshop “Publizieren in der Lehre”: Publikationskulturen in Europa“ (via skype)

Schönen guten Morgen aus London! Vielen Dank für die Einladung, besonders an Daniel
Lambach und Wolfgang Muno, die mir und die Möglichkeit geboten haben, meinen Beitrag auf diesem Wege via Skype zu leisten. Continue reading

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LSE Fellow in EU and International Organisations

From September 2017, I will be the new LSE fellow in EU and International Organisations. I will be teaching about International Organisations, International institutions and the EU in the world, mostly in the BSc and MSc International Relations. I am looking forward to meet my new colleagues and new students.

Please note my new email address:


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Roundtable about the State of EU foreign policy scholarship, EUSA 4-6 May 2017, Miami

EUSA2017_AnteroDuring the European Union Studies Conference 2017, the ANTERO team organized a roundtable “ “Assessing the State of EU Foreign Policy Scholarship: its added value, current challenges, and future potential” to kick off the discussion on the EU Foreign Policy Scholarship.

Our panelists agreed to share their reflections also in written form – read the reflections by Mike Smith, Ben Tonra, and Kaija Schilde now here.

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Guest speaker in ANTERO-Masterclass on “Theoretical and Empirical Challenges in EU foreign policy research”, University College Dublin, 9 February 2017.


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Roundtable on European Defence Policy, IIEA Dublin, February 2017

Screen Shot 2017-07-12 at 13.32.29Guest speaker at a roundtable on “European Defence Policy” at the Institute for International and European Affairs Dublin, 14 February 2017. Focus: The perspective from Austria. See


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