Jonas Tallberg

Jonas Tallberg is Professor of Political Science at Stockholm University, where he directs the research group on global and regional governance, selected as a leading area of research at SU. His primary research interests are global governance, European Union politics, and institutional theory.

His most recent book is the The Opening Up of International Organizations: Transnational Access in Global Governance (Cambridge University Press, 2013), co-authored with Thomas Sommerer, Theresa Squatrito and Christer Jönsson. Earlier books include Leadership and Negotiation in the European Union (Cambridge University Press, 2006) and European Governance and Supranational Institutions (Routledge, 2003).

His articles have appeared in journals such as International Organization, International Studies Quarterly, European Journal of International Relations, British Journal of Political Science, Journal of Common Market Studies, Journal of European Public Policy, and West European Politics.

Tallberg has won numerous awards for his research, including the Forskraft Award for the best Swedish dissertation on international relations 1998-2003, the JCMS Prize for the best articles in Journal of Common Market Studies in 2000 and 2004, and the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award from the Humboldt Foundation in 2012. He has been awarded research grants from, among others, the European Research Council, the Fulbright Commission, the Swedish Research Council, Riksbankens Jubileumfond, and the Nordic Research Academy.

Tallberg has been a visiting researcher at Harvard University, McGill University, Social Science Research Center Berlin, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Institute for Advanced Studies in Vienna, Centre for Advanced Study in Oslo, and the European Commission. From 2009 to 2011, he chaired the Democratic Audit of the Centre for Business and Policy Studies (SNS Demokratiråd), and from 2009 to 2015, he served on the Executive Committee of the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR).