Research areas

The Jean Monnet Chair on EU Law and Policies is devoted entirely to teaching and research on EU law and integration with particular focus on: EU Competition Law and Policy, EU Energy Law and Policy and EU Maritime Transport Law and Policy. Three (3) separate but interrelated and interacting research groups associated with the Department of International and European Studies, University of Piraeus, have been established under the aegis of the Jean Monnet Chair:

  • Research Group on EU Competition Law & Policy
  • Research Group on EU Energy Law & Policy
  • Research Group on EU Maritime Transport Law & Policy
The Research Groups’ activities include international conference organisation, research publications and common actions in collaboration with the Representative offices of the European Parliament and the European Commission in Greece. Common actions are also undertaken in collaboration with the Centre of International and European Affairs at the Department of International and European Studies, University of Piraeus, and with the European Communities Studies Association (ECSA-Europe and ECSA-World) and its affiliation in Greece (EPEES / ECSA-Greece).