Iulian Romanyshyn

Associate Fellow


European strategic autonomy & European defence.


Dr. Iulian Romanyshyn is a research fellow of the Charlemagne Prize Academy and the Center for Advanced Security, Strategic and Integration Studies (CASSIS) at the University of Bonn. Prior to joining CASSIS, Iulian was an adjunct lecturer at the Graduate School of Arts and Science’s Program in International Relations at New York University and a junior lecturer of European studies at Maastricht University.  He holds a PhD in political science from the IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca.

In the past, Iulian was a visiting researcher at the European University Institute in Florence and the Institute for European Studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. He also worked in the Policy Department of DG External Policies at the European Parliament and in the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP).

He holds a Masters degree in EU International Relations and Diplomacy Studies from the College of Europe in Bruges and a Masters degree in Analysing Europe from Maastricht University.

His research has been published in various academic journals, including the Journal of Common Market Studies, International Journal, Journal of European Integration, and European Foreign Affairs Review.

Iulian’s research has been acknowledged with the 2018 Global Strategy PhD Prize awarded by Egmont Institute and the European Security and Defence College.