Roman Kalytchak

Local Coordinator

Roman Kalytchak is an Associate Professor of the Department of International Relations and Diplomacy and a Senior Research Fellow of the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence “Western Ukrainian Research Center of European Studies” at Ivan Franko National University of Lviv. He is a board member of the Ukrainian Association of Professors and Researchers on European Integration and also a member of the Scientific and Curriculum Council of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.

His research interests mainly include European Union Studies, EU-Ukraine Relations, International dimension of Regions and Cities, Higher Education in Ukraine and he has widely published on these topics.


  • External Dimension of Differentiated Integration: The Case of Ukraine // Conference Proceedings “Ukraine-EU: Between Political Declarations and Experts' Assessments”. – Lviv, 2019.
  • EU-Norway Relations: A Model to Follow for Ukraine? // Ukrainian Yearbook of European Integration Studies. – Vol. III. – 2019.
  • Untapped Potential? Ukrainian Cities and the Eastern Partnership // Conference Proceedings “The 10th Anniversary of the Eastern Partnership: Lessons Learnt, Current Challenges and Future Perspectives” - Kyiv, 2019.
  • Stronger Together? Ukrainian Cities and European Urban Networks // Ukrainian Yearbook of European Integration Studies. –Vol. I. – 2018.
  • Cities and European Integration: Key Trends and Challenges // Visnyk of Lviv University. Ser. International Relations. – No46. – 2017.
  • Cities’ Engagement in the Eastern Partnership: Accomplishments and Challenges // Politicus. – No6. – 2017.
  • Development of European Studies in Ukraine in XX century // International Conference “European Studies in Ukraine: achievements, challenges, and perspectives” – Kyiv, 2017.
  • Disciplinary Identity of European Studies in Higher Education of Ukraine // Yearbook “Regionalism and Integration”. – Vol. 2. – 2016.
  • The role of foreign donors in the development of university programs in European Studies in Ukraine // National conference “European Studies in the universities of Ukraine. – Kyiv, 2016.
  • EU-Ukraine Association Agreement in the context of key models of EU’s relations with third countries // Visnyk of Lviv University. Ser. International Relations. – No38. – 2016.
  • European Union Enlargement – An Unfinished Business? / Introduction to EU Studies: A New Approach to Uniting Europe. – Warsaw: University of Warsaw, 2013.
  • The state of research on European integration in Ukraine // Poland in the European Union: Adjustment and Modernisation. Lessons for Ukraine – Warsaw: University of Warsaw, 2012.
  • Squeezed by the Paper Wall: the Impact of the Enlargement of the Schengen area on Western Ukraine // EU Migration Policy and its Reflection in Third Countries: Belarus, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine. – Maribor: ISCOMET Institute for Ethnic and Regional Studies, 2012.
  • The Impact of European Integration on Polish Voivodships // Political and Sociological Studies. – 2010. – Volume IX.
  • EU Visa Policy towards Ukrainian Citizens as a Challenge to Bilateral Cooperation // The Schengen Agreement: Opportunities and Threats for cross – border cooperation between Poland and Ukraine. – Lublin, 2008
  • Regionalism in European Integration Processes. – Kyiv: Znannya, 2007. (book)
  • Voivodships in the context of Polish full EU membership (2004-2006) // Visnyk of Lviv University. International Relations. - 2007. - No 22.
  • European Dimension of Polish Voivodships in the 1990s // Visnyk of Lviv University. International Relations. - 2007. - No 21
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Project Partners


Project is co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union