Prof. Dr. Dr. Juliet Lodge (BA MA MPhil PhD DLitt) Emerita, University of Leeds, UK, was co-founder of, and director of the Jean Monnet European Centre of Excellence and has held a Jean Monnet chair since the Jean Monnet chairs were first launched. She is senior researcher with Saher UK, and Member of the Expert Group on Privacy of the Biometrics Institute, London. She was elected by a European jury European Woman of Europe in 1992 (having been selected as UK Woman of Europe the previous year, and honoured with a Golden ECU and European Woman of Achievement awards). She has published widely on Europe, has worked with academic partners, industry and European agencies in several EU framework research programmes. She created many Jean Monnet courses, held a special chair in European and International politics at the Vrieje Universitet Brussel, and taught at the Institut fuer Hoehere Studien Wien. She engages widely with parliaments, civic society and the private sector on Europe; and presents evidence on many aspects of the EU to parliamentary committees of inquiry, as well as to the European Parliament, European Agency for Fundamental Rights, and other agencies.