Simon Duke unexpectedly passed away on 5 September 2018. For more information, see the EIPA announcement.
Simon Duke was a Professor at the European Institute of Public Administration (EIPA), Maastricht, Netherlands. He held a doctorate from the University of Oxford. Prior to EIPA he held positions at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, the Mershon Center (Ohio State University), Pennsylvania State University and the Central European University. He was also a NATO Fellow. He was the author of several monographs on European and transatlantic foreign and security issues including, most recently, The Maastricht Treaty: Second Thoughts after 20 Years (co-edited with Thomas Christiansen). He published on similar themes in numerous academic journals. He also served as adjunct faculty at the Federal Executive Institute in Charlottesville Virginia and was co-Executive Editor of the Journal of European Integration.