Dr. Olha Zelinska


olha.zelinska [at] wzb.eu
Reichpietschufer 50
D-10785 Berlin
E 305
Visiting Researcher of the Research Unit

Olha Zelinska is a guest researcher in the Institutions and Political Inequality unit at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center and a post-doctoral researcher at SWPS University in Warsaw, Poland. She earned a Ph.D. in sociology from the Polish Academy of Sciences and was a Perto Jacyk visiting graduate student at the University of Toronto. She is interested in protest mobilization and outcomes within broader political fields. Currently, she leads a project, “The Relationship between Social Movements and Political Parties for the Democratic Representation of Social Groups in Europe,” funded by Poland’s National Science Centre and focuses on cases of Ukraine, Poland, and Germany.