Professor of European Politics and Political Economy
Dr Amy Verdun is Professor in European Politics and Political Economy.
Dr Amy Verdun is Professor in European Politics and Political Economy. She joined the Institute in July 2018. Before joining she was during 21 years in the Department of Political Science of the University of Victoria (UVic), BC Canada where she was Full Professor since 2005.
At UVic she served as Founder and Director of the European Studies Program (1997-2005); Graduate Advisor (2007-2009); and as Chair (Head) of the Department (2010-2013). Her research deals with European integration, governance and policy-making, political economy, as well as comparisons between the EU and Canada. She was the recipient of the 2009 Craigdarroch Silver Medal for Excellence in Research of the University of Victoria and in 2017 the prestigious Lansdowne Distinguished Fellow award and the European Community Studies-Association Canada teaching award, 2018.
From 2010-2017 she was co-editor (with Michelle Cini) of the JCMS: Journal of Common Market Studies. To date has published 20 books, more than 120 peer-reviewed articles and chapters. Her most recent book is a co-edited student textbook (with Achim Hurrelmann and Emmanuel Brunet-Jailly): European Union Governance and Policy Making: A Canadian Perspective (University of Toronto Press, March 2018).
Dr Amy Verdun is available to supervise PhD students and invites PhD research proposals in the areas of:
- European Politics and Governance
- Comparative, European and International Political Economy
- European Integration and European institutions
See for more information on PhD positions:
- Full Professor