Daniel Naurin is professor of political science at PluriCourts, University of Oslo, and at the Department of Political Science, University of Gothenburg. He has been a research fellow at Emory University (Atlanta), the European University Institute (Florence), Sussex European Institute (UK), Monash European Centre (Melbourne) and the Swedish Institute of International Affairs (Stockholm). He received his PhD from the University of Gothenburg in 2004. Naurin has worked with a broad range of research themes, including lobbying and interest group politics, transparency, corruption, international negotiations, deliberative democratic theory and, more recently, judicial politics. Much of the empirical focus in this research has been on the European Union. It has been published in International Organization, International Studies Quarterly, Comparative Political Studies, British Journal of Political Science, European Journal of Political Research and other journals in political science and international relations.