Faculty

Studying East European Studies Online is an intense learning experience, so collegial relations with faculty members make a difference to your studies.

The program modules are taught by renowned scholars and experts from within and beyond the region – some bring international perspectives, as well as boundless localized knowledge. The international network of our faculty is a core element of the program's uniqueness and complements its high quality standards.

Daria Bocharnikova

Daria Bocharnikova

Daria Bocharnikova lived and worked in Yekaterinburg and Saint Petersburg, undertook postgraduate studies in Italy and the US. She teaches the Module Humanities for East European Studies Online.

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Julia Eder

Julia Eder

Julia Eder has a degree in International Management and is a certified EU fundraiser and project manager. She teaches the Module "Project Management".

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Irina Busygina

Prof. Dr. Irina Busygina

Irina Busygina is Head of the Center for Regional Political Studies at MGIMO. She teaches the Module Politics for East European Studies Online.

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Barbara Dietz

Dr. Barbara Dietz

Institute for East and Southeast European Studies (IOS), Regensburg

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Dr. Stephan Heidenhain

Dr. Stephan Heidenhain

Stephan Heidenhain studied law in Tübingen and Berlin (FU). He is the instructor for our Law Module in East European Studies.

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Ilya Kalinin

Ilya Kalinin

Ilya Kalinin is an Associate Professor at Department of Liberal Arts and Sciences, St.-Petersburg State University. He teaches the Module Humanities for East European Studies Online.

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Georgiy Kasianov

Dr. Georgiy Kasianov

Institute of History of Ukraine (Kyiv), at the National University 'Kyiv Mohyla Academy'

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Andrey Makarychev

Prof. Andrey Makarychev

International Relations, Nizhny Novgorod Linguistic University, Russia

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Dmitri Mitin

Dr. Dmitri Mitin

School of International and Public Affairs at North Carolina State University

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Pari Namazie

Dr. Pari Namazie

Dr. Pari Namzie is a member of the Society for Intercultural Education Training and Research (SIETAR) Europe. She teaches the Module Intercultural Communication for East European Studies Online.

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