EXACT PhD Programme now underway
New EU-funded postgrad programme holds launch event.
Edinburgh Politics and IR are pleased to be participants in the new EU-funded Marie Curie International Training Network EXACT ('European Union External Action and its Institutional Architecture') together with its partners: the
All EXACT Fellows have now begun their studies with research training in Cologne, which will be followed by a residence of 13 months in 2 separate European think tanks (1 in an EU national capital, 1 in Brussels), before completing their studies at their host institution.
The EXACT Initial Conference was held 21-2 October 2010 in
A formal ceremony to mark the signing of the EXACT agreement by representatives of
Lenka Rovna (Charles University), Wolfgang Wessels (University of Cologne), Charlie Jeffery (University of Edinburgh)
The conference also featured a public lecture by Mikolaj Dowgielewicz, Secretary of State for European Affairs at the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs entitled 'The European Union after the Lisbon Treaty'. The lecture was chaired by Professor Wolfgang Wessels of the
The 5 EXACT Fellows who are expected to complete their PhDs at
Andrew Byrne (
Niklas Helwig (
Nicole Koenig (
Marco Siddi (
(Mikolaj Dowgielewicz, Wolfgang Wessels, Werner Hoyer)