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Serhii Svynarets
Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde
Schongauerstr. 9
04328 Leipzig

T. +49 341 600 55-112

Serhii Svynarets


Research Area: Mobilities and Migration
Department: Regional Geography of Europe

Short CV


At IfL since June 2019

2017: Research assistant of the Interreg Central Europe Project „Inducult2.0“ at the University of Graz, Austria

2015–2018: Master studies „Joint International Master in Sustainable Development” (MSc. In Sustainable Development) at the Leipzig University, Germany, and the University of Graz, Austria

2011–2015: Bachelor studies in geography at the Taras-Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine

Research interests


Human geography, sustainable urban and regional development, migration and demographic change, peripheral regions
Regional: Central and Eastern Europe



Journal articles

Svynarets, Serhii / Leibert, Tim / Mrazova, Lucia / Mikhaylov, Roman (2022)

Social innovation approaches to support integration of non-EU-migrants in rural Central Europe : lessons learned, conclusions drawn

In: Hrvatski geografski glasnik (Croatian geographical bulletin), 84 (2022), 2, Seite 37-53

Book chapters

Leibert, Tim / Svynarets, Serhii (2023)

Die Ankunftsregion

In: Die Region - eine Begriffserkundung. - Bielefeld: transcript, Seite 27-36

Other publications

Leibert, Tim / Mikhaylov, Roman / Mrazova, Lucia / Svynarets, Serhii (2022)

Tool box : Interreg Central Europe Arrival Regions

Leipzig, Leibniz-Institut für Länderkunde e.V. - IfL. 61 Seiten