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Jo Shaw

Jo Shaw holds the Salvesen Chair of European Institutions and is Director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities at the University of Edinburgh. Until December 2013, she was Dean of Research and Deputy Head of the College of Humanities and Social Science. Previously she was the Law School’s Director of Research, and Co-Director of the Edinburgh Europa Institute. Shaw’s teaching and research focusses on the field of the EU constitution and institutions, particularly in socio-legal and interdisciplinary perspective. Over the years, she has received funding from the Nuffield Foundation, the ESRC, the British Academy, the AHRC and the European Science Foundation, for many different projects. She worked on a large scale project on the Europeanisation of Citizenship in the Successor States of the Former Yugoslavia (CITSEE) funded by the European Research Council . She is also Co-Director of the EUDO-Citizenship Observatory.