Assist. Prof. Kiril Avramov, PhD

Vice Rector at the New Bulgarian University (Sofia)

Kiril Avramov, PhD

ORGANIZATION: New Bulgarian University (NBU), Sofia

Areas of expertise

Research, Political Science, International Relations

Biographical Statement

Vice Rector and Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Science at the New Bulgarian University. He has received his education at Gustavus Adolphus College (U.S.), University of Aberdeen (Scotland), University of Sofia (Bulgaria), Central European University (Hungary) and the New Bulgarian University (Bulgaria). Until 2005 he has taught at the Department of Political Science the University of Sofia and from 2006 to 2010 was the Director of the international consultancy and research institute “Political Capital” in Bulgaria. In 2010-2011 was appointed as Director for International Relations of the same consultancy and research institute at their HQ in Budapest, Hungary.

Dr. Avramov is a member of the Bulgarian Political Science Association, member of the ECPR’s standing groups of Extremism & Democracy, Central and East European Politics, Elites and Political Leadership, Politics and the Arts, South East Europe. He is also a member of RAN-DERAD network under Migration and Home Affairs Directorate of the European Commission (EC).