Steffen Halling, Dipl. Pol.

Steffen Halling, Dipl. Pol.

Research Division: Eastern Europe, Eurasia
Visiting Fellow


phone:+49 30 88007-407

Since December 2014 PhD Student at the University of Bremen / Doctoral Fellow at the Research Division Eastern Europe and Eurasia  

May - November 2014 Researcher, Research Division Eastern Europe and Eurasia

2012 – 2014 Project Assistant in the project network “Institutions and Institutional Change in Postsocialism” (KomPost); subproject “Elite groups and their collective resources of meaning” 

2006 – 2012:Studies of Political Science (diploma), Freie Universität Berlin

Areas of Expertise:

Ukraine, Elites and elite change

SWP Publications (selection):

Steffen Halling, Susan Stewart

“Deoligarchisation” in Ukraine

Promising Visions, Murky Realities

SWP Comment 2016/C 51, December 2016, 8 Pages
Steffen Halling, Susan Stewart

Identity and Violence in Ukraine

Societal Developments since the Maidan Protests

SWP Comment 2015/C 19, March 2015, 7 Pages
Steffen Halling, Susan Stewart

Ukraine in Crisis

Challenges of Developing a New Political Culture

SWP Comment 2014/C 18, April 2014, 7 Pages

External Publications (selection):

Steffen Halling, Serhiy Tkachenko

Electoral Reform in Ukraine

Challenges and Prospects

European Platform for Democratic Elections / OPORA/ Committee of Voters of Ukraine (eds.), EPDE Policy Paper, June 2017
Steffen Halling

The 2015 Local Elections in the Donetsk and Luhansk Oblasts of Ukraine

in: OPORA/European Platform for Democratic Elections: 2015 Local Elections In Ukraine. A View From Outside, S. 27-46

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