Claire Kilpatrick is Professor of International European and Social Law at the European University Institute and Co-Director of the Academy of European Law. Previously, she worked at the London School of Economics and at the University of Cambridge. Her interests lie mainly in the law and policy construction of Social Europe, especially the EU’s roles. She is a member of the Editorial Boards of the Industrial Law Journal, the International Journal of Comparative Labor Law and Industrial Relations and the Advisory Boards of the European Journal of Legal Studies and the European Law Journal. She is involved in two projects on EMU: Constitutional Change Through Euro-Crisis and A Dynamic Economic and Monetary Union.