Russia Experts

Freelance journalist, writer
Anna Arutunyan is a Russia-American journalist and author based in Moscow. Born in Moscow, she was raised and educated in the United States before returning to Russia as a journalist. She has covered over a decade of Russian politics and society as reporter and editor at The Moscow News, Russia's oldest English-language weekly. Her articles have regularly appeared in USA Today and other public...
Professor, School of Diplomacy and International Relations, Seton Hall University
Margarita M. Balmaceda (MA, PhD, Princeton) is Professor of Diplomacy and International Relations at Seton Hall University and research Associate at the Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute. Supported by, among others, three Fulbright grants and a Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship from the European Union, she has conducted extensive field research in Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, Moldova, a...
Lecturer, Saint Xavier University, Department of History and Political Science
Natalie Belsky received her PhD in History from the University of Chicago in 2014. She completed her undergraduate studies at New York University. Her research interests include Soviet history, Soviet Jewish history, nationalism and minority politics in the Soviet Union, borderlands studies, the Holocaust, and displacement and migration. She has conducted research in Russia, Kazakhstan and the Uni...
Senior Lecturer in the Russia Institute, King’s College London
Chair of European and Comparative Law, Department of the Law Faculty, University of Humanities, Ekaterinburg
Distinguished Professor of History, Emeritus, Indiana University
Professor, Peninsula
Lecturer, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
Professor, Department of Political Science, Carleton University
Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh