PhD candidate in Political Science and Sociology
YEAR OF ENROLLMENT
Ivan Stefanovski holds a LL.B. and LL.M. degree in Constitutional Law, both from the Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia. At the beginning of his career, he started working as a member of the junior teaching staff at the Justinianus Primus Faculty of Law, giving classes and tutorials in Constitutional Law, Political Systems and Political Parties and Interest Groups. Ivan later worked for several domestic and international NGOs working on issues such as elections and electoral models, media law, human rights, rule of law, freedom of information etc. He is a member of several international networks and groups. Ivan started his PhD in Political Science and Sociology at the Scuola Normale Superiore in 2014, working on influence of social movements over policy outcomes in Southeast Europe, focusing on the cases of Macedonia, Bulgaria and Bosnia and Herzegovina
RESEARCH INTERESTS/TOPIC OF PHD PROJECT
Social movements; outcomes; democratization; Southeast Europe; policy.