Dr Elisabeth Johansson-Nogués is Associate Professor at the Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals, CIS Senior Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science (UK), and member of the Observatory of European Foreign Policy (Spain). She holds a PhD in International Relations from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Spain. Her research interests are EU foreign and security policy, EU’s relations with Eastern Europe and the Arab world and multilateralism. She is the principal investigator for EU-funded Global India (Marie Sklodowska-Curie European Training Network) as well as VISIONS (Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities). She also participates in the national project EU-NormCom (Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, MINECO, Spain), EUN-NET (Jean Monnet Network) and NORTIA (Jean Monnet Network).