Dr. Alexander Kleibrink works for the Smart Specialisation Platform at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre in Seville. He is responsible for a project on results-based monitoring and transparency in innovation policies. He is also conducting trainings in the Western Balkans. He is a political scientist by training and completed his Dr. rer. pol. at the KFG. He also holds degrees in public policy from the London School of Economics and European studies from the European Institute in Nice.
From September 2008 to August 2012 Alexander Kleibrink has been PhD Candidate at the KFG.
Main Fields of Interest
EU external relations; Transformation processes in Southeast Europe, the Mediterranean and the Black Sea region (in particular good governance and environmental policies); Political Economy; Federalism
KFG Research Project
“Territorial Politics in the Balkans”