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Prof Malcolm Ross

Post:Emeritus Professor of European Law (Law)

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Malcolm Ross joined Sussex as Professor of European Law in February 2000 and was Head of the Law Department 2003-2007. He retired, with Emeritus status, from the School of Law, Politics and Sociology in October 2013.

Malcolm remains active in EU scholarship and research, especially in relation to the areas of solidarity, EU citizenship and - most recently - resilience thinking. He has acted as an independent expert for the European Commission on a number of occasions, evaluating funding applications and monitoring project implementation. His policy paper, 'Solidarity in Europe - Alive and Active' was published by the Commission in 2018. Malcolm recently co-authored an article with Helena Howe at Sussex entitled 'Brexit's shades of green - (missing) the opportunity to transform farming in England?', published online by the Journal of Environmental Law in January 2019. He is currently co-editing a special journal issue on transnational solidarity with Dr Irina Ciornei of the Institute of Sociology, University of Bern. Malcolm and Irina co-authored a Policy Review on EU Citizenship for the European Commission, due for publication 2019.

Malcolm is also a member of the Editorial Advisory Board for the Journal of Common Market Studies.



Emeritus Professor of European Law