Wilson Center Experts

Liudmila K. Mikhailova

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
United States
Program Officer, World Learning for International Development
Wilson Center Project(s):
Institutionalization of International Eduction through International Exchanges: The Role of the US Government Programs on Strengthening Civil Society through Transformations of Higher Education
Apr 01, 2002
May 01, 2002

Project Summary

Explores the role of the US Government exchange programs in internationalization of knowledge and knowledge transfer and the ways they facilitate the creation of a civil society in the post-communist world. Research is based on the conditions under which internationalization of knowledge and its transfer from the outside through educational exchanges of scholars and specialists in higher education can contribute to the transition to a more democratic governance, creation of a civil society, and a spirit of entrepreneurship in a post-communist environment.