Dr Vlad Mykhnenko

Vlad Mykhnenko was educated at the Institute of International Relations, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv for his BA (1996) and MA in International Relations (1998), and at the Central European University, Budapest, for his MA (1999) in International Relations and European Studies. He was then awarded an Open Society Foundation – Cambridge Overseas Trust Scholarship to read for a PhD in Political Economy at the University of Cambridge (Darwin College), completed in 2005. From 2003-2004 Vlad was an International Policy Fellow at the CEU Centre for Policy Studies in Budapest, Hungary. In February 2005, he took up the post of Research Fellow at the Centre for Public Policy for Regions, Department of Urban Studies, University of Glasgow, where he remained until October 2008, before moving to the School of Geography at the University of Nottingham. In January 2012, Vlad was appointed Lecturer in Human Geography (Urban Adaptation and Resilience) in the School of Geography, Earth, and Environmental Sciences at the University of Birmingham, where he obtained a Postgraduate Certificate in Academic Practice (2015). In 2014, he served as a Visiting Professor at Al-Farabi Kazakh National University in Almaty (Kazakhstan).

Vlad joined the University of Oxford in January 2017 to take up an Associate Professorship in Sustainable Urban Development at the Department for Continuing Education.

He is a Fellow of St. Peter’s College and of the Regional Studies Association.


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