2019. “The Rule of Law Breakthrough that Wasn’t: Judicial Reform After Maidan” (with Daniel Beers), Association for the Study of Nationalities, Columbia University, May 2-4.
2019. “The Weaponization of Law,” Joint Sessions of Workshops, European Consortium for Political Research, Mons, Belgium, April 8-12.
2018. “Rule of Law in Europe: Threats and Resilience,” co-panelist at roundtable entitled “Illiberal democracy in Central and Eastern Europe: What – if anything – can the EU do?,” European Studies Community Association – Canada (ECSA-C) Biennial Conference, Toronto, May 10-12.
2018. “Weaponized Legalism,” Academic Workshop “Rule of Law in Europe: Threats and Resilience”, Jean Monnet Centre Montreal, McGill University, April 19-20.
2017. “Judicial Reform After the Euromaidan: The More Things Change…,” 14th Danyliw Research Seminar on Contemporary Ukraine, University of Ottawa, November 16-18.
2016. “Anti-Corruption and Rule of Law Reforms in Ukraine,” PONARS Policy Workshop, Montreal, December 3-5.
2016. “Post-Communist Protests and the Rule of Law,” Between Europe and Russia Network Workshop, McGill University, September 29-30.
2015. “Fear and Loathing on the Post-Communist Street: Why Bulgaria's DANSwithme Protest Fizzled Out, but Ukraine's Euromaidan Escalated,” 22nd Conference of Europeanists, Paris, July 8-10.
2015. “Ukrainian Judicial Reform after Euromaidan,” Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies, San Antonio, November 20-23
2014. “Why Does Kivalov Still Pull the Strings: Ukraine’s Judicial Lustration Process,” Danyliw Research Seminar on Contemporary Ukraine, University of Ottawa, October 31-November 2
2014. “Politicization of Justice: Conceptualization and Measurement,” American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, August 29-September 2
2014. “Prosecuting High Level Corruption in Eastern Europe,” International Political Science Association World Congress, Montreal, July 20-23.
2014. “Ukrainian Studies: Bibliometric Analysis,” (with Radu Parvulescu), Association for the Study of Nationalities, Columbia University, New York, April 24-26.
2013. “Prosecuting High-Level Corruption in Eastern Europe” (with Vincent Post), Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies Annual Convention, Boston, November 21-24.
2013. “Judicial Independence and Media Freedom: Defamation Litigation Trends in Russia, 2004-2010,” Council for European Studies 20th International Conference, Amsterdam, June 24-26.
2013. “How Politicized Are the Russian Courts? Evidence from Defamation Cases Against Media Outlets, 1997-2011,” Law and Society Association Annual Meeting, Boston, May 30-June 2.
2013. “Attack and Counter-Attack: Mainstream Party-Radical Challenger Interaction in Bulgaria,” Association for the Study of Nationalities World Convention, Columbia University, New York, April 18-20.
2013. “Political Competition and Judicial Independence in Democracies: A Cross-national Test,” European Consortium for Political Research Joint Sessions of Workshops, Johannes Gutenberg Universität, Mainz, Germany, March 11-16.
2012. “Authoritarian Learning and the Politicization of Justice in Ukraine: The Tymoshenko Case in Context,” Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies Annual Convention, New Orleans, November 15-18.
2012. “The Politicization of Justice in Ukraine under Yanukovych,” 8th Annual Danyliw Research Seminar on Contemporary Ukrainian Studies, University of Ottawa, November 1-3.
2012. “Political Competition, Judicial Independence, and Electoral Regime Age,” American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA (conference cancelled)