Elizbar Khvichia is a senior year bachelor student of Political Science at the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (TSU). He graduated from high school in the US as a finalist of the Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) program. Furthermore, Elizbar spent two semesters abroad under the ‘Erasmus +’ program at the University of Porto (Portugal) and at the Masaryk University (Czech Republic).
He is mostly interested in policy making issues. His research interests are connected to political consultancy, the ‘marketization of politics’ and potential negative impact of intensifying the lobby-ism in politics.