The Centre at a Glance
Our research disentangles the web of challenges and opportunities for Europe and the world
Director, Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies is an inter-disciplinary research centre at the heart of the European University Institute.
To develop high quality interdisciplinary and policy-oriented research on the dynamics of European integration and Europe’s global role.
To contribute to understanding patterns of continuity, change and transformation within the Union, its members, the neighbourhood, and the global level.
The research agenda of the Centre focuses on three core themes:
- Integration, Governance and Democracy
- Regulating markets and governing money
- 21st Century world politics and Europe
2014 Key Figures
66 projects (including 43 externally funded projects for a total of 7,654,140 euros)
Hosted 3 ERC advanced grants and 1 ERC starting grant
16 full-time professors and 3 externally funded Chair holders
Hosted 57 fellows comprising Jean Monnet Fellows, Marie Curie Fellows, EU Fellows and Robert Schuman Fellows
164 events including conferences, workshops, seminars and lectures
446 publications and counting (195 Books, Contributions to Books and Articles; 251 Working Papers, Policy Papers, Technical Reports)
Over 200 appearances in the media world-wide
(as of end of 2014)