College Fellows and Staff

Professor Armstrong

Professor Kenneth Armstrong

Fellow in Law

College Room: L1

College Tel: +44 1223 3 38815


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Personal Biography

Kenneth Armstrong was elected to the Professorship of European law in September 2013. The Chair was previously held by Sir Alan Dashwood. Before joining the Faculty, Kenneth was Professor of EU law at Queen Mary, University of London. He has also held positions at Keele University and the University of Manchester. He has held visiting positions at Edinburgh University, the European University Institute and at New York University School of Law.

Kenneth has written extensively in the field of European Union law and policy, with a particular focus on the evolving governance and institutional structures of the EU. His book Governing Social Inclusion: Europeanization through Policy Coordination was published by Oxford University Press in 2010 and won the 2011 UACES Best Book Prize. He is working on a new project that examines the role of independent fiscal councils in Europe.

Upon taking up the Professorship of European law, he also became Director of the Centre for European Legal Studies (CELS).