Professor Panos Koutrakos
Professor Panos Koutrakos joined City University London in January 2013 as Professor of European Union Law.
He has taught at the Universities of Bristol (Professor of EU Law: 2006-2012), Durham (Professor of Law: 2004-2006; Lecturer in Law: 1999-2002) and Birmingham (Reader in EU law: 2002-2004). In September 2007, he was awarded a Jean Monnet Chair in EU Law by the European Commission. He has held visiting posts at the Universities of Melbourne (2009, 2013), Sydney (2008, 2010), New South Wales (2013), Iowa (2000, 2002), Michigan (2005), and Antwerp (since 2008).
Professor Koutrakos has written extensively on the law of the external relations of the European Union, covering trade, economic and political relations as well as the Union's security and defence policy. He also writes on the law of the single market, with emphasis on the free movement of goods and services.
Professor Koutrakos is the joint editor of European Law Review. He has also contributed to training programmes for judges and civil servants from central and eastern Europe.