People

We are a community of students, scholars, and staff who share a dedication to understanding the region more deeply.

Graduate Student Associate
Giulia Dossi is a Ph.D. Candidate in Slavic Languages and Literatures at Harvard University.
Advisory Board
Center Associate
Wolfgang Drechsler is Professor of Governance at Tallinn University of Technology’s Ragnar Nurkse Department, Honorary Professor of University College London in the Institute of Innovation and Public Purpose, and Center Associate at the Davis Center.
Graduate Student Associate
Rachael Duarte-Riascos is a Ph.D. Candidate in Comparative Literature at Harvard University.
Center Associate
Aleksandra Durova is a doctoral candidate in City Design and Development in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning at MIT.
Faculty Associate
Veronika Egorova is Preceptor in Slavic Languages and Literatures at Harvard University.
Executive Committee
Faculty Associate
Grzegorz Ekiert is Professor of Government and Director of Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies at Harvard University.
Center Associate
Ellen Elias-Bursać is a translator, teacher, and independent scholar.
Faculty Associate
Mark Elliott is Mark Schwartz Professor of Chinese and Inner Asian History and Vice Provost of International Affairs at Harvard University.
Fields
Graduate Student Associate
Sean Eriksen is a student in the REECA Master's Program and NTF Innovation Fellow.