Levan Tsutskiridze

Levan joined PPMI as a researcher in the fall of 2014. He has an educational background in political science, regional studies, and business administration. Levan has also worked for private and third sector organizations in his native Georgia. Prior to joining PPMI Levan's field and research work has mostly focused on the social and political transformation in the Eastern Europe.


Key areas of expertise

  • Policy areas: Education, labour market, and social inclusion
  • Methods: Descriptive and inferential statistical analysis, structured and semi-structured interviews, questionnaire surveys, case studies, content analysis and others 



  • MA in Political Science, Central European University (Hungary, 2014)
  • MSc in Regional Studies, Tbilisi State University (Georgia, 2013)
  • BBA in Banking and Finance, Tbilisi State University (Georgia, 2008)


Selected projects

  • Evaluation of ETF activities in the field of VET governance (European Training Foundation, 2016-2017)
  • Assessing the Union Added Value and the Economic Impact of the EU Framework Programmes (FP7, Horizon 2020) (DG Research and Innovation, 2015-2017)
  • Study on how Initial Teacher Education prepares student teachers to deal with diversity in the classroom (European Commission, DG Education and culture, 2015-2016)
  • Analysis of the perception of the EU and of EU's policies abroad (European Commission, Service for Foreign Policy Instruments, 2014-2015)
  • Sustainable work throughout the life course: national policies and strategies (European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, 2014-2015)
  • External Evaluation of the European Institute of Gender Equality (European Institute of Gender Equality, 2014-2015)
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