Honorary Awards and Research Grants
2010 Award of a Research Grant under the Open Research Area in Social Sciences programme of the NWO, ESRC, DFG and ARF to study the role of national parliaments in the European Union (€250.000,-)
2010 Award of the title of a Jean Monnet Chair by the European Union’s Lifelong Learning Programme (€45.000,-)
2004 European Institute for Public Administration, Maastricht, Funded In-house Research (Political Agency in the Constitutional Politics of the European Union), €24.000,-
2002 Education and Learning Wales, National Assembly, Cardiff (establishment of a research centre ‘Wales in a Regional Europe’), £350.000,- (with R.W.Jones and R.Scully, UWA)
2002 University of Wales, Aberystwyth Annual Award for Excellence in Teaching, £1,000.-
2001 EU 5th Research Framework Programme, European Commission, Brussels (organisation of research workshop and book project), £60,000,- (with S.Piattoni, University of Trento, Italy)
2001 Teaching Innovation Fund, C-SAP, Birmingham (development of EU simulation module), £1,950,-
1999 Jean Monnet Programme, European Commission, Brussels (establishment of a centre for European Studies in Aberystwyth), £42,000.-
1998 EU-Canada Programme, European Commission, Brussels (transatlantic student exchange), £80,000.-
1996 Academic Research Collaboration Programme, British Council in Germany, Cologne (organisation of research workshop and book project), £4,000.-
1995 Research Fellowship, EU Human Capital and Mobility Programme, European Commission, Brussels (2-year postdoctoral research fellowship).
1994 Robert Schuman Research Scholarship, European Parliament, Luxembourg (research).
1991 DAAD Doctoral Scholarship at the European University Institute, Florence, Italy.
Most recent publications:
Christiansen, T. (2019). Editorial. Journal of European Integration, 41(1), 1-1. https://doi.org/10.1080/07036337.2019.1574272
Christiansen, T., & Fromage, D. (Eds.) (2019). Brexit and Democracy: The role of parliaments in the UK and the European Union. Palgrave Macmillan. European Administrative Governance https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-06043-5
Christiansen, T., & Groen, A. (2019). Inter-parliamentary cooperation in the European Union: Towards institutionalization? In K. Raube, M. Müftüler-Baç, & J. Wouters (Eds.), Parliamentary Cooperation and Diplomacy in EU External Relations (pp. 29-52). Edward Elgar Publishing.
Fromage, D., & Christiansen, T. (2019). Introduction. In D. Fromage, & T. Christiansen (Eds.), Brexit and democracy - The Role of Parliaments and Citizens (pp. 1-25). Palgrave Macmillan.
Christiansen, T. (2018). Interparliamentary Cooperation in the Composite European Constitution, ed. by N. Lupo and C. Fasone. Oxford : Hart Publishing, 2016, ISBN 9781782256977). Journal of Common Market Studies, 56(1), 199-200. https://doi.org/10.1111/jcms.12694
Christiansen, T., Kirchner, E., & Wissenbach, U. (2018). The European Union and China. Red Globe Press. The European Union Series
Christiansen, T., & Maher, R. (2017). The Rise of China – Challenges and Opportunities for the European Union. Asia Europe Journal, 15(2), 121-131. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10308-017-0469-2
Christiansen, T. (2017). The European Union and Global Governance. In A. Triandafyllidou (Ed.), Global Governance from Regional Perspectives: A Critical View (pp. 209-233). Oxford University Press.
Christiansen, T., & Tsui, S. (2017). The Value and the Limitations of Comprehensive Multilateralism - An EU Perspective on the Asia-Europe Meeting. European Foreign Affairs Review, 22(2), 233-252. https://www.kluwerlawonline.com/journalarticle/European%20Foreign%20Affairs%20Review/22.2/18861
Christiansen, T. (2016). After the Spitzenkandidaten - Fundamental Change in the EU's Political System? West European Politics, 39(5), 992-1010. https://doi.org/10.1080/01402382.2016.1184414
Professor of European Institutional Politics, Dept of Political Science
Director, PhD Programme for Professionals, UM Campus Brussels
Co-Director, Centre for European Research in Maastricht (CERiM)