Scientific Advisory Board

Adrian Favell is Chair in Sociology and Social Theory at the University of Leeds, where he directs the Bauman Institute. He is also a research associate of the Centre d’études européennes et de politique comparée (CEE), Sciences Po, Paris. He is the author of various works on migration, immigration politics, cosmopolitanism and cities, including Philosophies of Integration (1998), Eurostars and Eurocities (2008), and a collection of essays, Immigration, Integration and Mobility: New Agendas in Migration Studies (2015). He is currently the PI of the UK ESRC project ‘Northern Exposure: Race, Nation and Disaffection in “Ordinary” Towns and Cities after Brexit’.

Jonathan White is Professor of Politics at the LSE. He has held visiting positions at the Berlin Institute of Advanced Studies, Harvard, Stanford, the Humboldt University, Hertie School, Sciences Po in Paris, and the Australian National University. Books include Politics of Last Resort (Oxford University Press, 2019), The Meaning of Partisanship (with Lea Ypi, Oxford University Press, 2016), and Political Allegiance after European Integration (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011). He was awarded the British Academy's Brian Barry Prize for Excellence in Political Science in 2017.


Céline Belot is a researcher at the French national council for research (CNRS), Univ. Grenoble Alpes, Sciences-Po Grenoble, Pacte. While she has long studied citizens’ attitudes towards European integration using both qualitative and quantitative studies, she is also developing a new project investigating the use of opinion polls by the European Commission. Recently, she published in West European politics, the European Journal of Politics and Gender and French Politics.


Marine de Lassalle is professor of political sociology at Strasbourg Institute of Political Studies. She is responsible for the Master in European Policies and Public Affairs and director of SAGE.


Virginie Van Ingelgom (PhD) is a Research Associate Professor F.R.S. – FNRS at the Institut de Sciences Politiques Louvain-Europe, Université catholique de Louvain (UCLouvain) and an associate research fellow of the Centre for European Studies, Sciences Po Paris.