CV Sebastian Schäffer

Professional career

Since 04/2011

Founder and CEO SSC Europe


10/2011 - 03/2012

Research Fellow/Lecturer at the Chair for International Relations at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen


11/2009 – 03/2011

Research Fellow/Lecturer at the Chair for Comparative Politics at the Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald


11/2008 – 10/2009

Research Fellow for the Research Group on European Affairs at the Center for Applied Policy Research Munich


01/2008 – 10/2009   

Freelancer Europäischen Akademie Bayern


10/2007 – 10/2009

Lecturer at the Geschwister-Scholl-Institut for Political Science at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich




10/2007 – 09/2009

Honour’s Master’s in East European Studies (Major: Legal Studies, Minor: History) University Regensburg (Thesis topic: The Stabilisation and Association Agreements between the EU and the Western Balkans)


10/2002 – 07/2007

Master’s in Political Science, European Law and Slavonic Studies at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Thesis topic: Determinants of Success for Democratic Revolutions)

10/2002 – 07/2007   

European Union Studies Certificate (EUSC) Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München/University System of Georgia