As of 1 July 2010, the Montesquieu Institute welcomes Sebastiaan Princen as Montesquieu fellow. He is an associate professor of public administration at Utrecht University.
At this institute he conducts research on the legislative processes in the European Union and other international organisations. Furthermore, Princen has published articles on EU influence on the Dutch government, the role of national public officials in the European decision-making process and on European interest groups.
At the MI Princen is working together with Arco Timmermans and Gerard Breeman concerning research on public and political agenda's.