Dr. Alexander Kleibrink

Cohort 2008

Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Tanja Börzel & Prof. Dr. Alina Mungiu-Pippidi

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European Commission

Joint Research Centre

Senior Policy Analyst & Team Leader

Alexander Kleibrink is a policy researcher and professional in regional development, innovation processes & open governance. At the European Commission, he works on regional innovation strategies with a focus on priority setting in research and innovation. He organizes multi-stakeholder workshops and conducts trainings on innovation policies in transition countries. He has managed several large-scale research projects on good governance and taught research design, good governance and EU policy-making.

Prior to this, he gained work experience as a Policy Advisor for EU affairs (German Federal Ministry of Finance) and Research Consultant (Demos, London).

Title of the PhD Thesis

Territorial Politics in the Balkans.


Research Interests

Policy Analysis

Innovation Policy

EU Regional Development

Decentralisation

Collaborative/Open Government

Freie Universität Berlin
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