Visiting Assistant Professor: Dr Nicole Scicluna received her PhD in International Relations from La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia in 2013. Her teaching and research interests include European integration, the law and politics of the EU, and the relationship between international law and international relations. Dr Scicluna's monograph, European Union Constitutionalism in Crisis, was published by Routledge in 2015. Her research has also appeared in the European Law Journal, the International Journal of Constitutional Law and the Journal of Common Market Studies. Dr Scicluna was formerly a Lecturer in Political Science and International Relations at the University of Birmingham, UK, and prior to that she held a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Social Sciences at Collegio Carlo Alberto, Turin, Italy.