Vladimír Bilčík lectures on European integration and international relations in the Department of Political Science, Philosophical Faculty at Comenius University in Bratislava. He has also headed the EU program at the Research Centre of the Slovak Foreign Policy Association (RC SFPA). In the past he advised the representative of the Slovak Government in the Convention on the Future of Europe (2002 – 2003). He has researched and published on EU institutions, Brexit, Central European EU member states and EU foreign and security policy. His publications have appeared in Journal of Common Market Studies, Osteuropa, Slovak Foreign Policy Affairs or Yearbook of Foreign Policy of the Slovak Republic. In addition to his academic endeavors, he is politically active as a Board Member of the SPOLU – občianska demokracia party in Slovakia.