Jean Monnet Chair

Center Director R. Daniel Kelemen wins  European Union Studies Book award

Center for European Studies Director and Jean Monnet Chair, Professor R. Daniel Kelemen has been awarded the European Union Studies Association Best Book Prize for the best book on the EU published in 2011 or 2012, for his book Eurolegalism: The Transformation of Law and Regulation in the European Union (Harvard University Press, 2011). The European Union Studies Association (EUSA) is the premier scholarly and professional association focusing on the European Union, with 1000 members throughout North America, all EU member states, and on all continents, representing the social sciences, the humanities, business and law practitioners, news media, and governments. The prize will be presented at the Biennial EUSA Convention in Baltimore, Maryland, May 9-11, 2013.

europeR. Daniel Kelemen, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Center for European Studies has been named Jean Monnet Chair in EU Politics by the European Commission in Brussels. Named after one of the founders of the European Union, the Jean Monnet Chair program supports teaching positions in the field of European integration studies worldwide.

Professor Kelemen was one of only four recipients of a prestigious Jean Monnet chair in the United States this year.  Along with the title of “Jean Monnet Chair,” Professor Kelemen has received a three-year grant of $60,000 to support a guest lecture series and a number of conferences focusing on European integration at Rutgers’ Center for European Studies.

Professor Kelemen has published extensively in the field of European Union politics.  His latest book, Eurolegalism: The Transformation of Law and Regulation in the European Union, was published in spring 2011 with Harvard University Press.  Prior to coming to Rutgers, Kelemen was Fellow in Politics at Lincoln College, University of Oxford.  He has been a Member of the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton, a Fulbright Fellow in EU Studies at the Centre for European Policy Studies in Brussels and a visiting Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University.  He was educated at Berkeley (A.B. in Sociology, summa cum laude) and Stanford (M.A. and Ph.D. in Political Science).

Update April 2013

Center Director R. Daniel Kelemen wins  European Union Studies Book award

Center for European Studies Director and Jean Monnet Chair, Professor R. Daniel Kelemen has been awarded the European Union Studies Association Best Book Prize for the best book on the EU published in 2011 or 2012, for his book Eurolegalism: The Transformation of Law and Regulation in the European Union (Harvard University Press, 2011). The European Union Studies Association (EUSA) is the premier scholarly and professional association focusing on the European Union, with 1000 members throughout North America, all EU member states, and on all continents, representing the social sciences, the humanities, business and law practitioners, news media, and governments. The prize will be presented at the Biennial EUSA Convention in Baltimore, Maryland, May 9-11, 2013.

Thursday, October 25, 2012

Europe’s Raison d'être
A Jean Monnet Lecture
Gráinne de Búrca, New York University of Law

12:00 - 1:30 pm (Lecture and Lunch)

Center for European Studies
102 Nichol Avenue, Douglass

Thursday, December 1, 2011

caporasoEurope in Four Parts: Tensions within the Integration Process
A Jean Monnet Lecture
James Caporaso, Professor of Political Science, University of Washington


12:00pm-1:30pm
Center for European Studies
102 Nichol Avenue
CES Conference Room A
Douglass Campus



Wednesday, November 9, 2011

How the European Legal System Works, and Does Not Work
A Jean Monnet Lecture
Alec Stone Sweet, Yale Law School

12:30pm
Eagleton Institute for Politics
Douglass Campus


Friday, October 28, 2011

kurzerVarieties of Capitalism and Euro Crisis
A Jean Monnet Lecture
Paulette Kurzer, Professor of Political Science, University of Arizona

12pm
Center for European Studies
102 Nichol Avenue
CES Conference Room A
Douglass Campus


Jean Monnet Lectures 2010-2011

May 2, 2011 Monday

The Ideological Construction of the European Union
A Jean Monnet Lecture
Craig Parsons, Co-Director of the Global Oregon Initiative, Director of European Studies, and Associate Professor of Political Science
University of Oregon

Center for European Studies
102 Nichol Avenue
CES Conference Room A
Douglass Campus

March 23, 2011 Wednesday

The Eurozone Crisis: Stumbling toward Economic Goverment
A Jean Monnet Lecture
David R. Cameron, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Yale Program in European Union Studies
Yale University

Center for European Studies
102 Nichol Avenue
CES Conference Room A
Douglass Campus

Will the Euro survive? Will the EU emerge from the Eurozone crisis with stronger economic governance?

19 November 2010

Flexicurity: What is it all about and Can Any Lessons Be Learned?
A Jean Monnet Lecture
Per Kongshøj Madsen, Professor and Director of the Center for Labor Market Research at the Department of Economics

Professor Madsen's Jean Monnet lecture was given in the context of a conference co-sponsored by the Jean Monnet Chair and Rutgers Heldrich
Center on Workforce Development on the theme of, "Responding to the Great Recession: Labor Market Policies in Europe and the United States".

The Law and Politics of Multi-Level Governance

Law and Politics Program

SAVE THE DATE! 

Join us for our third Jean Monnet Research Conference

The Law and Politics of Multi-Level Governance

June 14-15, 2013

 

Click here to download printed program for conference

jmrw2012 May 4-5, 2012
Eagleton Institute of Politics
191 Ryders Lane
New Brunswick, NJ

The Center for European Studies invites you to attend a Jean Monnet Research Conference, Enlargement and Integration in the European Union: Wider and Deeper? May 4-5, 2012 at the Eagleton Institute of Politics on the Douglass Campus. This Jean Monnet Research Workshop will bring together leading scholars of the European Union from the US and Europe to explore the relationship between the enlargement of the EU and the process of European integration.

jmrw

Lessons from Europe: Jean Monnet Research Workshop

Eagleton Institute of Politics
Rutgers University
191 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ

Thursday, September 29, 5:00pm-7:15pm
Friday, September 30, 9:00am-5:30pm

The Lessons from Europe workshop is the culmination of a two-year series of events hosted by Rutgers Center for European Studies exploring what US citizens and policy-makers can learn from the experiences of European democracies in confronting our common 21st century policy challenges. The workshop will bring together a distinguished group of scholars to explore what lessons the US can draw from European experiences in policy areas including climate change, education, gender and employment, health care, immigration, pensions and transportation.

 

 



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