Areas of Expertise

  • EU enlargement
  • Western Balkans
  • European Neighborhood Policy
  • European foreign and security policy


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Natasha Wunsch has been an associate fellow with the DGAP's Oppenheim Center since October 2011. She was previously a resident fellow at the DGAP, directing a project in support of think tanks from the Western Balkans.

From February 2017, Natasha Wunsch has been working as a Postdoctoral Fellow at ETH Zurich conducting research on democratic backsliding in the EU enlargement region. She holds a PhD from University College London, where she defended her thesis on the role of civil society organizations in the Europeanization process in the Western Balkans. Prior to that, she completed a joint French-German Master’s degree in political science and European studies at the Freie Universität in Berlin and Sciences Po Paris.


Natasha Wunsch