In 2004 Žilvinas completed his bachelor studies at the Institute of International Relations and Political Science of Vilnius University. In 2005 At the London School of Economics and Political Science, Žilvinas Martinaitis received a master’s degree in European political economy. He defended his PhD at the Institute of International Relations and Political Science of Vilnius University. Thesis topic: Political Economy of Capacity Building: Explanation of Differences between Eastern and Western European Countries. Žilvinas has been teaching at the IIRPS since 2006.
Causal Relations Analysis: Research Design and Qualitative Methods
Analysis of education and science policies
Capacity building systems (interaction between the education system and the labor market)
Comparative Public Administration