EUCOPAS - Debating the European Union in Cologne and Paris

EUCOPAS is a Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence consisting of the Jean Monnet Chair, Prof. Wessels, University of Cologne and the Jean Monnet Chair in European Union Law and Political Science at Sciences Po, Paris.

The programme runs from September 2015 to August 2018.

EUCOPAS’ objective is to promote and mainstream EU-related key subjects in different disciplines and to reach out to the wider public. It brings together young and experienced researchers as well as students and the general public who have not yet been in regular contact with EU-related topics. It provides students with practical insights into the EU-system in order to enhance their academic skills and their employability.

The objectives will be achieved by establishing a research-based teaching programme comprising conferences, PhD workshops, MA summer schools and public lectures.

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EUCOPAS Public Lecture in Paris
60e anniversaire des Traités de Rome : Révérer le passé et craindre le futur ?
EUCOPAS Summer School Call for Application
MA Students in Political Science from the University of Cologne have now the possibility to apply for the EUCOPAS Summer School 2017.
PhD Workshop: Best Paper Award
Marie Walter-Franke, Freie Universität Berlin, received the best paper award for her paper on “Building a common European Asylum System despite discordance? The role of stereotypes in the discursive process of policy-making”. Congratulations!
EUCOPAS- Call for application
On 19 and 20 January 2017 the joint EUCOPAS PhD Workshop 2017 takes place at Sciences Po Paris. Interested PhD students and young doctors can now apply
EUCOPAS Newsletter 2016
First Newsletter out now!
EUCOPAS-PROTEUS Summer School and Simulation Exercise 2016
Successful EU-Turkey negotiations in Brussels
EUCOPAS Conference Report
The report, which was written by young scholars and PhD students, is now online
EUCOPAS-THESEUS Conference, 17/18 March 2016 in Cologne
"The European Union between Integration and Disintegration – Reflections on the last decade and beyond"
First EUCOPAS Best Paper Award
David Schäfer, doctoral student at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) is winner of the EUCOPAS/THESEUS Best Paper Award