Fields of Study: Comparative Politics; International Relations; Environmental Politics and Policy
About: Iren Marinova is a third-year PhD student. Iren’s research focuses on the European Union and its geopolitical place and space in global politics. She is currently studying the EU’s behavior on the global stage with an emphasis on climate change, energy, and security policies. Iren earned her Bachelor's degree in Political Science and her Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Louisiana at Monroe before coming to Colorado. She graduated with her Master’s degree in Political Science from CSU in 2019. In her free time, Iren enjoys traveling and exploring new places.