Dr. Sebastian Schiek

Dr. Sebastian Schiek


Research Division: Eastern Europe, Eurasia
Associate

sebastian.schiek(at)swp-berlin.org

phone:+49 30 88007-331

11/2011 - 12/2015 Researcher at the Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg (IFSH)

2013 PhD, University of Hamburg

2007 - 2008 One-year stay in Kazakhstan, PhD fellowship, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), Visiting Lecturer at the German Kazakh University, Almaty

Areas of Expertise:

Central Asia, Political systems, Regional and interstate conflicts, Regional cooperation and alliances

State and society of Central Asia, Foreign policy of Central Asia


SWP Publications (selection):

Sebastian Schiek

Movement on the Silk Road

China’s “Belt and Road” Initiative as an Incentive for Intergovernmental Cooperation and Reforms at Central Asia’s Borders

SWP Research Paper 2017/RP 12, November 2017, 33 Pages

External Publications (selection):

Sebastian Schiek, Azam Isabaev

Ready for diffusion? Russia’s “cultural turn” and the post-Soviet space

In: Bluhm, K. and Varga, M. (2019): New Conservatives in Russia and East Central Europe. London and New York: Routledge
Sebastian Schiek

The Afghanistan Conflict as a Power Resource for Central Asia?

in: OSCE Yearbook 2014, ed. by Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg/ IFSH, pp. 301-313. Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlag, 2015
Sebastian Schiek

Kazakhstan: Will Conservative Modernization Succeed?

in: OSCE Yearbook 2013, ed. by Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University of Hamburg/ IFSH, pp. 105-117. Baden-Baden: Nomos Verlag, 2014
Graeme Currie, Sebastian Schiek, Ursel Schlichting (Eds.) (eds.)

Special Section: Central Asia and Afghanistan

in: Security and Human Rights 24 (2). Leiden: Nijhoff, 2013
Stephan Hensell, Sebastian Schiek

Seeing like a President: The 'Dilemma of Inclusion' in Kazakhstan

in: Hans-Henning Schröder, Susan Stewart, Margarete Klein, Andrea Schmitz, Presidents, Oligarchs and Bureaucrats: Forms of Rule in the Post-Soviet Space, pp. 203-222. Farnham: Ashgate, 2012

SWP Research Papers

Sabine Fischer
The Donbas Conflict

Opposing Interests and Narratives, Difficult Peace Process


Janis Kluge
Mounting Pressure on Russia’s Government Budget

Financial and Political Risks of Stagnation