Associate Professor, University of Alberta
Lecturer, Washington College
Film and Theater Critic and Cultural Historian
Chair, Center for Independent Social Research
Senior Researcher, Russian Academy of Sciences
Resident Fellow, Asia-Pacific Program, German Council on Foreign Relations
Visiting Scholar, Hoover Institute
Professor, Department of Philosophy and Social Political Sciences, Kyrgyz-Turkish University and Professor, Kyrgyz-Russian University
For more than ten years, Zhyldyz Urmanbetova has been researching democratic transition in Kygyzstan, tracing the influence of both Russia and the United States. She served as a Fulbright Scholar at the Harriman Institute of Columbia University in the 2009-2010 program year, studying this project in the context of globalization. She is the author of several monographs, including "Culture...
Chairman, U.S.-Chechen Republic Alliance, Inc.
Professor, Department of Ecological Geology, University of St. Petersburg