Dr. Georgiy Kasianov

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

Georgiy Kasianov
Georgiy Kasianov

Module: History

Dr. Georgiy Kasianov

  • Born in Cheliabinsk, Russia (1961)
  • Doctoral diploma (History) from the Institute of History, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine
  • Head of Department of Contemporary History and Politics at the Institute of History of Ukraine (Kyiv)
  • Professor at the National University 'Kyiv Mohyla Academy'
  • Author and co-author of 15 books on social, intellectual and political history of Ukraine in 19th to 20th century and on theories of nation and nationalism
  • Taught at Helsinki University (1998), Harvard (2005), European Humanities University (Vilnius 2007).

His research interests include: The rewriting of histories in the post-Communist world, theories of nation and nationalism and the history of the Ukraine.

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