DEGREE PROGRAMME COORDINATORDepartment of Political
About Natalia Stepanova
Operations & Outreach Manager at the Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem) Institute.
Natalia has responsibility on data collection in Post-Soviet countries, Africa, North America and Middle East. Her tasks include: design, planning and implementation of project activities and website development; communication with experts, data collection and analysis; report and newsletter writing; liaison with regional offices; organization and coordination of workshops, seminars and conferences around the world.
Natalia joined V-Dem Institute in 2012 after receiving M.S. degree in International Administration and Global Governance (University of Gothenburg, 2011). During her studies she interned at UNCTAD, Switzerland. While being a student she took part in 5th and 6th NATO-Afghan Students Forum, Summer Academy Challenges of Sustainable Development and international seminars in Azerbaijan, Finland, Germany and Netherlands. Natalia holds Bachelor degree in International relations from Saint-Petersburg State Polytechnic University (2009).
Areas of interest
Her interests include democracy, global and local governance, peace studies and sustainable development.
Involved in: Varieties of Democracy, which aims to produce better indicators of democracy; Program on Governance and Local Development (GLD).
The Methodology of “Varieties of Democracy”
Michael Coppedge, John Gerring, Carl Henrik Knutsen, Joshua Krusell, Juraj Medzihorsky, Josefine Pernes, Svend Erik Skaaning, Natalia Stepanova, Jan Teorell, Eitan Tzelgov, Steven L. Wilson, Staffan I. Lindberg
BMS Bulletin of Sociological Methodology/ Bulletin de Methodologie Sociologique - 2019-01-01