Mykhailo S. Hrushevs'kyi Professor of Ukrainian History / Director of the Ukrainian Research Institute, Harvard University
Serhii Plokhii is the Mykhailo S. Hrushevs'kyi Professor of Ukrainian History and Director of the Ukrainian Research Institute at Harvard University. A leading authority on the region, he has published extensively in English, Ukrainian and Russian. Plokhii is the author of several influential monographs, including, Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation (New York, 2017). His newest book, Chernobyl: The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe was released by the Basic Books in May 2018.
Yalta: The Price of Peace (Viking, 2010).
Ukraine and Russia: Representations of the Past (University of Toronto Press, 2008).
The Origins of the Slavic Nations: Premodern Identities in Russia, Ukraine, and Belarus (Cambridge UP, 2006).
The Last Empire: The Final Days of the Soviet Union (Basic Books, 2014).