Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies

Faculty

Peter Rollberg
Director, IERES and European and Eurasian Studies MA Program
Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures
(Russian literature and film)
Philips 513J
202.994.8711
rgpeter@gwu.edu

Hugh L. Agnew
Professor of History and International Affairs
(East European history)
1957 E Street, Suite 402
202.994.6034
agnew@gwu.edu

Muriel A. Atkin
Professor of History
(Russian history and Muslims in former USSR)
Phillips Hall 336
202.994.6426
matkin@gwu.edu

Gregg A. Brazinsky
Associate Professor of History and International Affairs
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.0987
brazinsk@gwu.edu

Theodore Christov
Assistant Professor of Honors, History, and International Affairs
(Early modern and modern European history; theories of European integration)
Phillips Hall 335
202.994.6254
christov@gwu.edu

 

Steven Coffey
Professorial Lecturer
IAFF 6339: European and Eurasian Studies Capstone
Steven.j.coffey@gmail.com

Maurice A. East
Professor Emeritus of International Affairs and Political Science
(International politics, comparative foreign policy, foreign policies of small nations)
202.994.7161
meast@gwu.edu

Daina Stukuis Eglitis
Associate Professor of Sociology and International Affairs
(Classical and contemporary social theory, feminist theory, social stratification in newly capitalist and advanced capitalist states, women and social change)
Phillips Hall 409 I
202.994.1515
dainas@gwu.edu

Laura Engel
Assistant Professor of International Education and International Affairs
2134 G Street
202.994.8263
lce@gwu.edu

Henry Farrell
Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
(Technology policy / US-EU relations)
Old Main, 1922 F Street, Suite 414
202.994.7933
henry@henryfarrell.net

Harvey B. Feigenbaum
Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
(European politics)
1957 E Street, Suite 501
202.994.9356
harveyf@gwu.edu

Evgeny Finkel
Assistant Professor of Political Science
(Political violence, genocide studies, Holocaust, Central and Eastern Europe, Israel)
Monroe Hall 419
202.994.3764
efinkel@gwu.edu

 

John K. Glenn
German Marshall Fund
IAFF 6338: Transatlantic Relations in the 21st Century
jkglenn@gwu.edu

Henry Hale
Associate Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
(Post-Soviet politics, political regimes, parties, ethnic politics)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.4810
hhale@gwu.edu

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Hope Harrison
Associate Professor of History and International Affairs
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.5439
hopeharr@gwu.edu

Oleh Havrylyshyn
Department of Economics
Monroe Hall Suite 340
havrylyshyn@gwu.edu

James Hershberg
Professor of History and International Affairs
(Cold War International History)
Phillips Hall 326
202.994.6476
jhershb@gwu.edu

 

Merve Kavakci
Professorial Lecturer
IAFF 6338: Turkey's Place in Europe
Kavakci@gwu.edu

Michelle Kelso
Assistant Professor of Sociology and International Affairs
(Holocaust and genocide studies, race and ethnicity, migration, and gender studies)
Phillips Hall 409
mkelso@gwu.edu

 

Steven Kramer
Lecturer
PSC 6361: Politics of European Integration

 

Olof Kronvall
Professorial Lecturer
Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies, Norwegian Defence University College
IAFF 6321: Colloquium: Europe and Eurasia

 

Erwan Lagadec
Professorial Lecturer
IAFF 2094: Europe: International and Domestic Interactions (undergraduate)
Elagadec@gwu.edu

Marlene Laruelle
Research Professor of International Affairs
Director, Central Asia Program
(Russia, Arctic, Central Asia, politics, society and identity)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.3368
laruelle@gwu.edu
www.marlene-laruelle.com

Kimberly Morgan
Associate Professor of Political Science
(West European politics)
2215 G Street
Monroe Hall, Suite 440
202.994.2809
kjmorgan@gwu.edu

Harris Mylonas
Assistant Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
(Nation-building and the Balkans)
2115 G Street
Monroe Hall, Suite 440
202.994.1466
mylonas@gwu.edu

Frances Norwood
Assistant Research Professor and Professorial Lecturer in Anthropology
(The Netherlands, aging, disability, euthanasia, medical anthropology)
2110 G Street, Suite 102
fnorwood@gwu.edu

Robert Orttung
Assistant Director, IERES
Co-Editor, Russian Analytical Digest
Associate Research Professor of International Affairs
(Energy security, democracy, federalism)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.5730
rorttung@gwu.edu

Sebastien Peyrouse
Research Professor of International Affairs
(Central Asia)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.3368
speyrouse@gwu.edu

Jean-Francois Ratelle
Professorial Lecturer
IAFF 6338: Conflict and Terrorism in the North Caucasus
ratelle@gwu.edu

 

Peter Reddaway
Professor Emeritus of Political Science and International Affairs
(Russian/Soviet politics)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
pbreddaway@cs.com

Scheherazade Rehman
Professor of International Business and International Affairs
(International finance, economic development, the European Union)
Funger Hall 401E
202.994.6813
rehman@gwu.edu

Sean Roberts
Assosicate Professor of the Practice of International Affairs and of Anthropology
(Development theory in the former Soviet Union)
1957 E Street, Suite 501 G
202.994.7739
seanrr@gwu.edu

Richard Robin
Professor of Russian and International Affairs
(Russian language)
Phillips Hall 509
202.994.7081
rrobin@gwu.edu

Nikolay Shiklomanov
Assistant Professor of Geography
(Arctic environment and development, climate change)
Old Main 215
202.994.3966
shiklom@gwu.edu

Tara M. Sinclair
Associate Professor of Economics and International Affairs
(EU and Western Europe macroeconomics)
Monroe Hall 314
202.994.7988
tsinc@gwu.edu

Michael J. Sodaro
Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.7412
sodaro@gwu.edu

Eliot Sorel
Clinical Professor of Global Health, Health Services Management & Leadership and of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
(Health systems strengthening and global governance, complex emergencies, leadership training)
2301 E Street, #A1011
202.293.2112
esorel@gwu.edu

Mary Beth Stein
Associate Professor of German and International Affairs
(German literature)
Phillips Hall 509
202.994.6896
mbstein@gwu.edu

Dmitry Streletskiy
Assistant Professor of Geography
(Arctic, climate change)
1922 F St, Room 217
202.994.9168
strelets@gwu.edu

 

Paul Stronski
Hist 6030: Uses of History in International Affairs
stronski@gwu.edu

Cory Welt
Associate Director, IERES
Co-Project Director, PONARS Eurasia
Associate Research Professor of International Affairs

(Russian and Eurasian security; Caucasus; post-Soviet politics; ethnic conflict)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.8362
cwelt@gwu.edu

Sharon L. Wolchik
Professor of Political Science and International Affairs
(East European politics and gender issues)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.7524
wolchik@gwu.edu

Andrew Zimmerman
Professor of History and International Affairs
(German history)
Phillips Hall 304
202.994.0257
azimmer@gwu.edu

Events

Reimagining Post-Soviet Central Asia: The role of the GCC and Articulating Geopolitical Identities through Capital Cities
Friday, November 21, 2014

Reporting from the Frontlines in Ukraine
Monday, November 24, 2014

Enclaves in the post-Communist Central Asia: Do Good Fences Make Good Neighbors?
Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Kazakh Security Policy and its Postion as a Vanguard for East-West Co-Operation
Thursday, December 4, 2014

Film Screening: Days Gone By (O'tgan kunlar/Minuvshie dni)
Thursday, December 11, 2014

The Curious Rise and Developent of Central Asian Nationalisms
Friday, December 12, 2014

From Empires of Faith to Nationalizations of Islam & the Globalization of Jihad in Central Asia
Wednesday, December 17, 2014

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News

Professor Marlene Laruelle's paper on Russia's policy towards Central Asia published in EUCAM.

Associate Director Cory Welt analyzes the current Georgian political climate in Foreign Policy.

Professor Hope Harrison will be participating in The Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom's event "25 Years after the Fall of the Wall – Personal Accounts" on November 12. More information can be found here.

Professor Hope Harrison authors an article in The Washington Post about five myths surrounding the Berlin Wall and another article in The Wilson Quarterly about German perspectives on the fall of the Wall. Read the articles here and here. In addition, a German-language article of hers devoted to the fall of the Wall recently appeared in the Berlin Tagesspiegel, and she was recently filmed in a video created by the US Embassy in Germany where she explains the building and fall of the Berlin Wall.

Assistant Director Robert Orttung authors an op-ed in The Moscow Times about Ukraine's recent elections.

Assistant Director Robert Orttung authors an op-ed in The Moscow Times on the Kremlin's international propaganda practices.

Recent Mumbai water conference covered by the Times of India.

Participants in a recent conference Central Asia Program speakers quoted by Al Jazeera on Uyghur affairs.

Professor Marlene Laruelle authors an op-ed in The Moscow Times on Russian nationalism and Eastern Ukraine.

Associate Director Cory Welt was interviewed on Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict, Russia, and U.S. policy. Read the transcripts here and here.

Professor Marlene Laruelle writes a policy memo for PONARS on the Kremlin's views on Russia's European identity.

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