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Dr. Yevgeniya Gaber 

Senior Fellow

Degrees:Ph.D. (Kyiv National Shevchenko University), MA (Odesa National Mechnikov University)

Dr. Yevgeniya Gaber is a Foreign Policy Advisor to the Prime Minister of Ukraine. Prior to this, she worked as a Deputy Director of the Diplomatic Academy of Ukraine at the MFA (2018-2020), Second Secretary in political affairs in the Embassy of Ukraine in Turkey (2014-2018) and Assistant Professor at the International Relations Department of Odesa National Mechnikov University (2009-2014).

She holds M.A. in International Relations from the same University and Ph.D. in Political Science from Kyiv National Shevchenko University. Her research interests cover European and Black Sea regional security, with a specific focus on security and foreign policies of Ukraine and Turkey. Dr. Gaber has published widely on her areas of expertise, including several edited volumes on the Black Sea and Middle East regional politics, articles in academic journals and columns in the media.

She is a 2012-2013 Black Sea Young Reformers Fellow (BST) and a 2021 Marshall Memorial Fellow (GMF).