PhD Researcher in International Relations, KU Leuven

Ragnar Weilandt is a doctoral researcher at the University of Warwick and the Université libre de Bruxelles working on European Union politics and Euro-Mediterranean relations. His thesis focuses on EU democracy promotion towards Tunisia, his extended research interests cover all things related to European foreign policy as well as Brexit and its effects on both the UK and the EU. Ragnar regularly contributes to news sites including POLITICO Europe, The Guardian, SPIEGEL ONLINE, ZEIT ONLINE, openDemocracy or The Huffington Post. He co-founded, a watchdog monitoring fake news on EU affairs that operated from January 2014 to May 2015.


  • 2013–present
    PhD Researcher in International Relations, University of Warwick
  • 2013–present
    Doctorant en Sciences sociales et politiques, Université libre de Bruxelles


  • 2012 
    London School of Economics, MSc Politics and Government in the European Union
  • 2011 
    Royal Holloway, MSc International Relations