IWM Announces Recipients of Residential Fellowships for Scholars from Ukraine

, 21.06.2022

Recognizing the importance of ongoing support for Ukraine’s intellectual community, since February 2022 the IWM has expanded its fellowship opportunities for Ukrainian scholars.

Most recently, the IWM’s jury has selected all eighteen recipients of the two-month Fellowship for Scholars from Ukraine

With this new program, generously supported by the City of Vienna, the IWM invites doctoral students and established scholars in the humanities and social sciences to pursue their research at the institute. The majority will be in residence in Summer 2022.

The IWM is happy to announce the following fellows: 

Polina Baitsym 

Socialist Realism in Ukrainian Soviet Art History and Art Criticism, the 1950–60s 

Yuliya Bidenko

Ukrainian Civil Society, Volunteers' and Professional Networks During the War

Kateryna Burkush 

Connected by Water: Ukrainian South from Stalin to Independence

Daryna Gladun

Poetry Migration

Kateryna Iakovlenko 

What Power Does Art Have during the War?

Oksana Klymenko 

“New Soviet Woman” in Ukraine of the 1920-1930s: Ways of Self-Representation

Iuliia Korniichuk

Friends or Foes?: Religious Organizations and European Institutions in the Face of Russia’s War on Ukraine

Ruslana Koziienko

Men, Gendered Borders, and Geographical (Im)Mobility in Times of War

Volodymyr Kulikov 

"Stand on the Right Side of History": Enterprises and Society in the Russia-Ukraine War

Oksana Pasitska 

The Greek Catholic Church and the Ukrainian Diaspora in Austria: Cooperation in the Interests of the Church and the Society

Max Rosochinsky

Art, Truth, and Propaganda in the Digital Age: Ukrainian Poetry in the Hybrid War

Anastasiya Ryabchuk

International Development and Vulnerability in the Frontline Communities of the Donbas

Valentyna Savchyn 

Translation as Resistance: Language, Politics and Cultural Colonialism in Soviet Ukraine

Iryna Skubii  

Speaking Objects and Spaces: Materiality and Environment in the Midst of Famines in Soviet Ukraine

Lesia Smyrna 

War, Society, and the Arts: Artistic Expressions in Ukraine

Aliesia Soloviova  

Small and Mighty: How Benelux Countries Respond to the European Integration of Ukraine

Akif Tahiiev

Shiism in the Post-Soviet Space: The Impact of New Media

Darya Tsymbalyuk  

Multispecies Ruptures: Stories of Displacement and Human-Plant Relations from Donbas, Ukraine 


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