Māris Andžāns

Senior Researcher


Post box 21 Pils street, Riga, LV-1050, Republic of Latvia

Māris Andžāns has obtained a doctoral degree in political science ( Apart from duties at the Latvian Institute of International Affairs, he holds positions of assistant professor and director of MA programmes of international relations at Rīga Stradiņš University. He has experience of ten years in the public administration of Latvia. He has served in different positions related to coordination of EU and NATO issues, security of transport and communications, civil-military cooperation, aviation, electronic communications and postal issues. M.Andžāns has chaired also the National Cyber Security Council of Latvia and the Dangerous Goods Movement Consultative Council of Latvia. He has represented Latvia in different NATO and EU working parties as well as in national supervisory mechanisms of EU agencies. During the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the EU in 2015, he chaired the Working Party on Telecommunications and Information Society of the Council of the EU.