Doctor of Philosophy, political scientist, Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Euro-Atlantic Cooperation in Kyiv. Formerly an Associate Professor in the M.A. Program in German and European Studies at the Department of Political Science of the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy. Research foci on political processes in the post-Soviet space, in particular in Ukraine and Russia, and on problems of radical movements. Editor of the book series "Soviet and Post-Soviet Politics and Society."