Professor Loukas Tsoukalis has taught in several universities in Europe and North America, including the University of Oxford, the London School of Economics, Sciences Po in Paris, the University of Athens, the College of the Europe, the European University Institute in Florence, and Harvard University (Kennedy School). He is the author of many books and articles on European integration and international political economy. He has advised the former President of the European Commission and the former President of the European Council. He is the president of Greece’s leading think tank (ELIAMEP) and he now teaches in Paris and Bruges. His latest book In Defence of Europe: Can the European Project Be Saved? was published by Oxford University Press in 2016. He has received the Légion d’honneur of the French Republic for his contribution to European integration, as well as many academic distinctions and awards.