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

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 Comments

Janis Kluge
Kremlin Launches Risky Pension Reform

Plan to Raise Retirement Age Undermines Confidence in Russian Leadership


Franziska Smolnik
Georgia Positions Itself on China’s New Silk Road

Relations between Tbilisi and Beijing in the Light of the Belt-and-Road Initiative


SWP Research Papers

Uwe Halbach
Chechnya’s Status within the Russian Federation

Ramzan Kadyrov’s Private State and Vladimir Putin’s Federal “Power Vertical”


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