Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies

Staff

Peter Rollberg
Director, IERES
Director, European and Eurasian Studies MA Program
Professor of Slavic Languages, Film Studies and International Affairs

(Russian literature and film)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.7084
rgpeter@gwu.edu

Cory Welt
Associate Director, IERES
Co-Project Director, PONARS Eurasia
Associate Research Professor of International Affairs
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.8362

cwelt@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

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

Alexander Schmemann
Managing Editor, PONARS Eurasia
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.2072
aschmem@gwu.edu

 

Olga Novikova
Program Coordinator, PONARS Eurasia
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.5915
novikova@gwu.edu

 

Eric Hansson
Program Assistant, IERES
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.8609
ejhansson@gwmail.gwu.edu

 

Ashley Bendura
Program Assistant, Central Asia Program (CAP)
1957 E Street, Suite 412
202.994.6342
abendura@gwu.edu


Events

Hydrocarbons, Governance, and Social Accountability in the Caspian Basin and Beyond
Monday, October 20, 2014

A Missed Opportunity? U.S. Public Diplomacy towards Czechoslovakia, 1945-1953
Thursday, October 23, 2014

Europe's Southern Periphery
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The Birth of Heroes: A Biography of Milan Ratislav Štefánik
Thursday, October 30, 2014

Political Insults: How Politics Escalate Conflicts
Thursday, October 30, 2014

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News

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.

Dr. Eliot Sorel will co-chair the WPA 2015 Bucharest International Congress on innovation in primary care mental health.

Assistant Director Robert Orttung comments about the crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 in GW Today.

Professor Marlene Laruelle authors article about Russian nationalists fighting in Ukraine.

Assistant Director Robert Orttung is quoted by Bloomberg regarding the situation in Ukraine.

Assistant Director Robert Orttung authors article on Russia's foreign energy policy.

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