EPSS Lecture: ‘EU Counter-terrorism: from the European Arrest Warrant to the Security Union’

Vesalius College is pleased to invite you to the evening lecture on:

‘EU Counter-terrorism: from the European Arrest Warrant to the Security Union’

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Christian Kaunert (IES Academic Director and Professor of European Politics)

  • Date: 5 October (Thu)
  • Time: 18:00 – 19:30 (Light reception to follow)
  • Place: VeCo 2-3 Classroom, Vesalius College (Pleinlaan 5, 1050 Brussels)

SPEAKER’S BIO

Prof Christian Kaunert is the IES’ Academic Director and Professor of European Politics. He was previously Professor of International Politics, as well as Director of the European Institute for Security and Justice at the University of Dundee.
Prior to that, he researched and taught at various international universities (Barcelona, Paris, Florence, Moscow, Cairo, etc.). Prof. Kaunert was awarded a Jean Monnet Chair in EU Justice and Home Affairs (2013) and a Marie Curie Career Integration Grant (2012-2016).

He holds a PhD in International Politics and an MSc in European Politics from the University of Wales, Aberystwyth. His research has a clear focus on the Global Security role of the EU, especially in the area of EU Justice and Home Affairs, with a particular focus on terrorism and counter-terrorism. He is the author of numerous articles and frequently acts as speaker or panelist at international conferences on his areas of expertise. 

Attendance is free but registration is required.
Please, register HERE.