About the Author
Knud Erik Jørgensen is Professor of International Relations at Aarhus University. His research spans European Studies and International Relations, focusing on theorizing and European foreign policy, specifically foreign policy strategies (bilateral and multilateral). He is the chair of the ECPR Standing Group on International Relations and former editor of Cooperation and Conflict, co-editor of the Palgrave Studies in International Relations and associate editor of Journal of European Integration.
Katie Verlin Laatikainen is Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of International Studies at Adelphi University, New York. Her research has focused on the intersection of EU and UN multilateralism for the past decade, and she worked closely with the Czech and Swedish Missions to the United Nations during their respective EU presidencies as they prepared for implementation of the Lisbon Treaty in New York.