Ruby Gropas has been part of the ELIAMEP team since December 2002. She works on European foreign policy, EU-Balkan relations, human rights, multiculturalism and migration. She is the Managing Editor of the Journal of Southeast European and Black Sea Studies (Taylor & Francis, London ). Ruby studied Political Science at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, European Studies at the University of Leuven, and was awarded her MPhil and PhD degrees from Cambridge University (New Hall). She has done research work on asylum and migration issues for UNHCR in Brussels; she has worked for McKinsey & Co. in Zurich and Athens; and was Southeast Europe Policy Scholar at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in Washington DC in 2007 and again in 2009. She is the author of Human Rights and Foreign Policy (Bruyant 2006) and has co-edited European Immigration (Ashgate 2007) and “Migration in a United Europe” (in Greek, ? ?eta??ste?s? st?? ???µ??? ????p?, ??d?se?? ???t???/ Kritiki Publishers, 2009) with Anna Triandafyllidou.