Visiting Fellow

Roxana Chiriac

Roxana Chiriac is currently a PhD candidate in Political Science within the Doctoral School of Philosophy and Social-Political Sciences of “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University of Iasi, Romania. Within her doctoral studies, her main research interests are Russia’s foreign policy in the post-Soviet space, EU-Russia relations, democratization processes in Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova, EU’s relations with the 3 DCFTAs countries (Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia).

Throughout her visiting fellowship within the European Institute of Asian Studies, Roxana aims to deepen her understanding and insight in EU-Asia relations, in which she gained interest throughout her previous studies as an exchange student in Soongsil University in Seoul, South Korea and within the Asian studies department of the Metropolitan University of Prague. Throughout her research stay, she aims to deepen her understanding on the EU Central Asia Strategy, as well as on EU-South Korea relations.