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

So Close but Yet So Far: Transatlantic Democracy Promotion and its Outcomes in Eastern Europe and the South Caucasus
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Central Banks and Macroprudential Responsibilities
Thursday, August 28, 2014

War of Words: The Impact of Russian State Television Propaganda on the Russian Internet
Tuesday, September 2, 2014

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News

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.

Assistant Director Robert Orttung speaks about the Russian media landscape in the The Elliott School of International Affairs' Beyond the Headlines series.

Assistant Director Robert Orttung publishes the 2014 report on Russia for Freedom House's Nations in Transit (June 12, 2014).

Assistant Director Robert Orttung blogs about Russian media.

Associate Director Cory Welt authors book chapter on the historical origins of the Abkhazian and South Ossetian conflicts.

Ph.D. Student Alexander Reisenbichler awarded research grant and Robert K. Merton Award from the Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy for his dissertation research.

Director Peter Rollberg authors article on politics and Russian miniseries.

Director Peter Rollberg reviews Kazakh filmmaker Adelkhan Yerzhanov's The Constructors.

Professor Hope Harrison authors book chapter on German memory of the Berlin Wall.

Professor Marlene Laruelle authors article on national identity and Russian television.

Professor Marlene Laruelle writes article on Uzbekistan's and Tajikistan's policy toward Afghanistan.

Professor Henry Hale co-authors article on Putin and Russian elections.

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