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Kristina Mikulova

TAPIR Fellow 2012-2013

Kristina Mikulová is a transatlantic post-doctoral fellow for International Relations and Security at the Center for Transatlantic Relations at CTR, SAIS, Johns Hopkins University. She is also an adjunct fellow at the Center for European Policy Analysis and a freelance correspondent at The Economist.  Kristina has just completed a doctorate (D.Phil.) in Politics and International Relations at Nuffield College, Oxford University. She holds a master's (M.Phil.) degree in Russian and East European studies from St. Antony's College, Oxford University, and a bachelor’s degree in political science and international relations from Charles University in Prague. Her research interests include the dynamics of norm diffusion in a globalized world, the changing nature of the transatlantic order, the EU's common foreign policy, especially vis-à-vis the Eastern and Southern neighborhood and the role of new actors, such as Turkey, in democracy promotion. Kristina previously worked as a reporter at various media outlets, including The Financial Times' editorial office in Prague and The Moscow Times in Moscow, as well as a consultant for the World Bank and the McCain Institute for International Leadership. She has been a visiting lecturer at Charles University in Prague and Comenius University in Bratislava. Kristina also volunteers with HIPS, an HIV-prevention organization working with drug users and sex workers in Washington, DC, as a member of its night outreach team.

Contact information:
Phone: 202-663-5880


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Wednesday, April 23, 2014 

TTIP Stakeholder Forum
with key stakeholders, negotiators and legislators.

9.15 am - 5.00 pm 
Kenney Auditorium, 1740 Massachusetts Ave., NW,
Washington, DC, 20036

Friday, April 25, 2014

Nationalism versus European Integration in Central and Eastern Europe - Results, Risks and Chances
with Paul Lendvai

10.00 a.m. - 11.30 a.m. 
Rome Auditorium, 1619 Massachusetts Avenue, NW,
Washington, DC 20036

Monday, April 28, 2014

European Commission Presidential Debate
Live web-screening of debate and a panel discussion with Amb. Andras Simonyi, Desmond Dinan and Antoine Ripoll

12.30 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. 
Kenney Auditorium, 1740 Massachusetts Ave., NW,
Washington, DC, 20036

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Transatlantic challenges of preventing further destabilization in Ukraine
with Peter Burian, First Deputy Foreign Minister of Slovakia


3:00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m.
Room 812, Rome Building 1619 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036


Thursday, May 1, 2014

A Transatlantic Pivot to Asia
Book release with keynote addresses by 
Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans, 
U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel
U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense Derek Chollet

8:00 am - 2:00 pm
2nd Floor Conference Room
1616 Rhode Island Avenue, NW,
Washington DC, 20036

Monday, May 5, 2014

The Democratic Transition in Tunisia: Moving Forward
with Mustapha Ben Jaafar, President of the National Constituent Assembly of Tunisia

10:00 a.m. - 11.30 a.m.
Kenney Auditorium
1740 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036