Zhanibek Arynov

Graduate School of Public Policy
Postdoctoral Scholar
Block C3, Room 4.018

Ph.D., International Relations, 2019, University of St Andrews, UK
MA, International Relations, 2014, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan

Zhanibek Arynov has joined the Graduate School of Public Policy as a Postdoctoral Scholar in July 2019. Dr Arynov received his doctoral degree in International Relations from the University of St. Andrews, UK. His research interests include Central Asian geopolitics and security, EU-Central Asia relations, international identity, image and perception studies. Prior to joining the GSPP, Zhanibek Arynov served as a Senior Expert of the Program of Eurasian Studies, Institute of World Economics and Politics (IWEP), a think-tank based in Nur-Sultan (Astana), Kazakhstan.