Jean Monnet Chair

Willem Maas, Ph.D.
Jean Monnet Chair and Associate Professor
Glendon College, York University
2275 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, ON  M4N 3M6  Canada

office: York Hall 352
phone: (416) 487-6735
fax: (416) 487-6852
email: maas [at]

Glendon York


Willem MaasThe Jean Monnet Chair at York University was awarded in fall 2008 to Willem Maas (PhD Yale), Associate Professor at Glendon College, York University's bilingual liberal arts college.

The Jean Monnet programme stimulates teaching, research and reflection on European integration at higher education institutions worldwide. With generous funding from the European Commission and York University between 2008 and 2013, Professor Maas carried out and supervised EU-related research, teaching, and outreach.

In fall 2009, Professor Maas became founding director of York’s European Union Centre of Excellence.


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