Ukraine Experts

Director, Ukrainian Centre for Peace, Conversion and Conflict Resolution Studies
Research Fellow, Institute of Cultural Policy
Matthew Rojansky is an expert on U.S. relations with the states of the former Soviet Union, especially Russia, Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova.  He has advised governments, intergovernmental organizations, and major private actors on conflict resolution and efforts to enhance shared security throughout the Euro-Atlantic and Eurasian region.From 2010 to 2013, he was Deputy Director of the Russia...
Blair A. Ruble is currently Vice President for Programs at the Woodrow Wilson Center, and Director of the Center’s Urban Sustainability Laboratory.  He also is Senior Advisor to the Center’s Kennan Institute.  Previously, he served as the Director of the Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies (1989-2012) as well as of the Center’s Comparative Urban Studies Progra...
Assistant Professor, International Economic Relations, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
Senior Research Scholar, National Ukrainian Academy of Sciences
Kateryna Smagliy has more than 15 years of professional experience ranging from international organizations, diplomatic missions, democracy promotion foundations, civil society and academia.Most recently, Dr. Smagliy served as a Kyiv-based consultant of the Brussels-based European Endowment for Democracy (EED). She assisted the EU foundation with developing a Ukraine-focused strategy and engaging...
Associate Professor, Kharkov State National University
Associate Professor, Chair of History and Theory of Sociology, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv.
Professor, Belarus State University