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Fields of Expertise at the IWM:

Regional Expertise:

Central and Eastern Europe, USA, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Balkans

Thematic Areas of Expertise:

Misha Glenny, IWM Rector: Geopolitics, Nationalism, Media Policy, Central Europe, the Balkans, Organized Crime, Cybersecurity

  • Clemena Antonova (Art History), Russian Religious Philosophy, Art History
  • Ayse Caglar (Social Anthropology), Globalization, Migration, Displacement, Neoliberalization Citizenship, European cultural policies, Deindustrialized cities
  • Ludger Hagedorn (Philosophy): Modernity and Secularization, Jan Patočka, Phenomenology, Political Philosophy
  • Ivan Krastev (Political Sciences): Future of Democracy, Protest Movements, Russian Politics
  • Timothy Snyder (History): History of Central and Eastern Europe, Holocaust Studies, Ukraine, Memory and National Historiographies
  • Charles Taylor (Philosophy): Religion and Secularism, Political Theory, Philosophy of Action
  • Ivan Vejvoda (Political Science): EU Enlargement & Integration; Balkans, Civil Society, Democracy
  • Katherine Younger (History): Ukraine, Eastern Europe

Further topics, disciplines and regions are covered by our Visiting Fellows and invited speakers.

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