Wilson Center Experts

Amy Ninetto

Title VIII-Supported Research Scholar Kennan Institute
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Rice University; Assistant Professor and Faculty Fellow, Draper Program in Humanities and Social Thought, School of Arts and Science, New York University
Wilson Center Project(s):
Local Science in Global Networks: Changing Knowledge in a Siberian Science City

Project Summary

The project is based on Akademgorodok, a science city near Novosibirsk, Russia, and shows the complex effects of economic crisis, brain drain and outmigration, as well as privatization on the work and lives of scientists in Akademgorodok.