Dr Stephen Coutts
Law and Government
|Name:||Dr Stephen Coutts|
|Department:||Law and Government|
|Phone Number:||01 700 5032|
|Campus:||DCU Glasnevin Campus|
Stephen holds a BCL (Law and French) from University College Cork, and LLM in European Law from the College of Europe, Bruges and a PhD in law from the European University Institute. After working as an academic assistant in the College, he spent some time in private practice before returning to academia via the European University Institute in Florence where he completed a PhD in EU citizenship and criminal law. He has attended and presented at conferences and has published widely on both EU citizenship and EU law in Ireland, particularly in the context of the legal response to the Eurocrisis. More recently, he has conducted research into Irish citizenship, particularly in its transnational and European context. He is a member of the editorial board of the Irish Journal of European Law and a Council member of the Irish Association of Law Teachers.