United States Experts
Head of Economics of Science and Innovation Policy Division, Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences
Irina Dezhina's research interests are focused on modern Russian science policy and creation of the national inovation system. Her project at the Kennan Institute breaks away from the traditional focus on politics and society in civil society by reorienting attention to the sciences, a domain that has been shadowed by more public displays of civic identity.
Doctor, Higher School of Ecology and Biotechnology
Social Science Analyst, Soviet/East European Branch, Office of Research, U.S. Information Agency
Manning J. Dauer Eminent Scholar in Political Science, University of Florida
Coming of age in America during the 1960s, I was part of a generation of graduate students drawn to political science in the hope that studying politics would show us how best to change it. Leading scholars argued that American institutions were outmoded and impervious to reform. Congress, in particular, was too encumbered by seniority, poor party discipline, organizational fragmentation, and nonc...
McCausland Professor of History; Director, ARENA, Association for Research on Ethnicity and Nationalism in the Americas, University of South Carolina
Professor Emeritus, Vanderbilt University
J.S.D Candidate, Washington University School of Law, St. Louis, MO
Associate Professor and Director, Department of International Relations and Center for International Studies, Odesa National U