Jakob Tolstrup

Jakob Tolstrup

CDDRL Visiting Researcher 2009

616 Serra St.
Encina Hall
Stanford, CA 94305-6055

Research Interests

External influences of the EU and Russia on liberalization and democratization processes in Belarus, Ukraine, and Moldova


Jakob Tolstrup was a CDDRL visiting scholar from August-December 2009, doing research on his dissertation External Actors and Democratization: Russia and the EU Competing for Influence in Moldova, Ukraine, and Belarus. He expects to obtain his PhD from Aarhus University, Denmark, in 2011.

Prior to coming to CDDRL, he worked as an interpreter (Russian-Danish) and interned in the office of Anne E. Jensen, Danish Member of the European Parliament (on EU-Russia and EU-Belarus relations).

Tolstrup received a B.A. in Russian language and a B.A. in Social Science, both from Aarhus University.

Other Affiliations

Aarhus University