Sebastian Schäffer

Sebastian Schäffer
Sebastian Schäffer

Sebastian Schäffer is the founder of SSC Europe, a competence network for Seminars, Simulations, and Consulting, and researcher at the Institute for the Danube region and Central Europe (IDM) in Vienna. He is a member of the Academic Council of the Munich European Forum e.V. and Associate Researcher at the Center for Applied Policy Research (CAP) at Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munich (LMU).

 

Prior to that, Mr. Schäffer held positions as lecturer and research fellow at the Institute for Political Science, Georg-August-University Göttingen and at the Institute for Political Science and Communication Studies, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-University Greifswald. In addition, Mr. Schäffer worked as a research fellow in the research group on European Affairs at the CAP and as a lecturer at LMU’s Geschwister-Scholl-Institute for Political Science.

 

Mr. Schäffer holds an Honor’s Master’s degree in East European studies (major: legal studies, minor: history) from the University of Regensburg and an M.A. degree from LMU, where he studied political science, European law, and Slavonic studies.

 

His areas of expertise include EU-Russia relations, European Neighborhood Policy, the successor states of former Yugoslavia, and EU integration. Recently, he has been working on EU-Mediterranean relations after the Arab Spring.

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