Center for European Studies (CES), University of Texas at Austin

The Center for European Studies (CES) promotes the study of Europe in the form of: language study; providing courses on European culture, history, economics, business, and politics; creating opportunities for study abroad and internships abroad; and assisting students in pursuing work opportunities connected to Europe.

CES also serves civic, nonprofit, and business associations with activities in Europe; academic leaders and institutions from Europe with collaborative agreements with UT; governmental and multilateral agencies dedicated to social and economic betterment in Europe; and the general public in Texas and the US whose world outlook includes Europe.


Center for European Studies
University of Texas at Austin
158 W 21st Street
Austin, Texas 78712

Dr. Michael Mosser is an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Government and the International Relations and Global Studies (IRG) major at the University of Texas at Austin. He is also the Assistant Director of the Center for European Studies (CES). He teaches courses in European security, European environmental politics, and comparative politics.

His research interests include a re-examination of operational military doctrine in the US, Europe, and Australia, as well as an investigation into the changing security functions of the European Union Military Staff (EUMS) and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE).

With Dr. Lorinc Redei of the LBJ School of Public Affairs, he conducts research on rethinking the European security architecture.