Dr. Lorinc Redei is a Lecturer at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin, where he is also the Assistant Graduate Student Adviser for the Master's Program in Global Policy Studies. He teaches courses on international politics, policy-making, writing for policy, and the global role of the European Union.
He earned his B.A. in Political Science from Middlebury College, his M.A. in European Studies from the BMW Center for German and European Studies at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University, and his Ph.D. in International Relations from Central European University in Budapest.
He also has policy experience within the institutions of the European Union: for over three years, he worked as a Press Officer at the European Parliament, primarily focusing on the work of the Foreign Affairs Committee and the Parliament's relations with actors outside of the EU.
His research takes advantage of these experiences, focusing on the role of the European Parliament in the EU's foreign policy-making process, especially its parliamentary diplomacy. He also writes on the image of the EU as a normative power, the EU's contribution to the European security architecture, and various topics in transatlantic relations.
March 16th, 2019 | Season 1 | 54 mins 36 secs
brexit, british politics, current events, european union, josh tucker, uk, ukraine elections
Dr. Lorinc Redei, an expert on the foreign policy of the European Union, gives his insightful take on the current trajectory of the EU, the destructive influence of Brexit on the EU, and Ukraine's prospects of joining either the EU or NATO.