Dr. Elisabeth Johansson-Nogués is the principal investigator of VISIONS. She is Associate Professor at the Institut Barcelona d'Estudis Internacionals, CIS Senior Fellow at the London School of Economics and Political Science (UK), and member of the Observatory of European Foreign Policy (Spain). She holds a PhD in International Relations from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Spain. She also participates in the national project EU-NormCom (Ministry of Economy and Competiveness, MINECO, Spain) as well as EU-funded Global India (Marie Sklodowska-Curie European Training Network), EUN-NET (Jean Monnet Network) and NORTIA (Jean Monnet Network).
Dr. Federica Bicchi is Associate Professor of International Relations of Europe in the Department of International Relations at the London School of Economics, Part-Time Professor in the Global Governance Programme at the Robert Schuman Centre of the European University Institute in Florence, Italy. She holds a PhD degree in Political Science from the European University Institute and has spent research periods at Stanford University, New York University (New York), University of Siena and the Free University of Berlin.
Dr. Münevver Cebeci is an Associate Professor at the European Studies Institute, Marmara University in Istanbul. She also worked as a Senior Researcher at the European Neighbourhood Policy Chair, College of Europe-Natolin in April 2016-April 2017 for contributing to the MEDRESET project, financed by the European Union in the framework of its Horizon 2020 programme. She gave guest lectures at various universities, including Bilgi University-Istanbul, Bilkent University-Ankara, the College of Europe-Natolin, and Canterbury Christ Church University, Université Libre de Bruxelles, and is a former visiting fellow of the WEU (now, the EU) Institute for Security Studies. She holds a PhD in EU Politics and International Relations from the European Union Institute, Marmara University.