Research activities and selected publications

The European Neighbourhood Policy Chair conducts research into European Union and EU Member States’ foreign and security policy towards the (wider) EU neighbourhood – East and South – with a focus on the transposition of EU norms, values, rules and regulations as well as conflict management, and also works on political and economic transition and conflict in the EU’s 16 eastern and southern neighbours.

Past and current research projects have been concerned with the law and politics of association in the context of the EU’s European Neighbourhood Policy and its Eastern Partnership respectively, its impact on neighbourhood partner countries, EU democracy and human rights promotion, EU conflict management, neighbours’ compliance with EU norms and rules, EU and EU Member States’ governance of migration, narratives of EU external relations, the resilience turn in EU foreign policy, the politics of recognition in the EU’s neighbourhood, the politics of disinformation in Eastern Europe, political reform and regime change in Eastern Europe and the Southern Mediterranean.

"The Routledge Handbook on the European Neighbourhood Policy"

Tobias SCHUMACHER with Andreas MARCHETTI & Thomas DEMMELHUBER, Oxon, Routledge, 2018.

“Palestinian Political Discourse:
Between Exile and Occupation”

Emile BADARIN, Taylor & Francis Ltd, Routledge, 2016.

“States, International Organizations and Strategic Partnerships”

Lucyna CZECHOWSKA, Andriy TYUSHKA, Agata DOMACHOWSKA, Karolina GAWRON-TABOR and Joanna PIECHOWIAK-LAMPARSKA (eds.), Edward Elgar, 2019.

Polish edition: "Państwa, Organizacje Międzynarodowe i Partnerstwa Strategiczne", Wydawnictwo Naukowe UMK, 2019.


For a full list of publications, please follow the link here.