Ivo Šlosarčík is a professor of European Integration Studies and Jean Monnet Chair in EU Law at Charles University in Prague. Having graduated in law and European integration studies, he obtained a LL.M. in Comparative Constitutional Law (from Central European University in Budapest) and a Ph.D. in International Law (Charles University in Prague). Ivo Šlosarčík also acted as the director for research at EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy, as member of the governmental advisory bodies on the European Constitutional Treaty and the EU Council Presidency, and contributed to Czech Convention on the EU. Ivo Šlosarčík’s area of research covers norm enforcement in the European Union, the EU´s cooperation in the European Area of Freedom, Security and Justice and Europeanization of national, political, administrative and judicial structures. At present, Ivo Šlosarčík is working on a monograph on the Europeanization of Czech civil service in years 2004-2016.