Authors

Dmitry Dubrovsky

PhD (History), an Associate Professor at the Higher School of Economics, an Associate Research Fellow at the Center for Independent Social Research in St. Petersburg, and a member of the St. Petersburg Human Rights Council

Katerina Guba

Director of the Center for Institutional Analysis of Science and Education at the European University at St. Petersburg

Victoria Pardini

Program Assistant at the Wilson Center, Kennan Institute

Olesya Zakharova

PhD (Political Science), a Contributor to and Editorial Board member of Riddle and a member of the Human Rights Research Committee of the Russian Political Science Association (RPSA).

Natalia Forrat

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Weiser Center for Emerging Democracies at the University of Michigan

Boris Grozovsky

Columnist and organizer of public lectures and discussions at the Sakharov Center, the Yegor Gaidar Foundation, and the School of Civil Education. He is also the author of the Telegram channel EventsAndTexts

Irina Dezhina

Professor at the Higher School of Economics (Moscow) and Head of the Analytical Department of Scientific and Technological Development of the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Moscow)

Daria Skibo

Sociologist and researcher at the Center for Independent Sociological Research (St. Petersburg).

Ivan Kurilla

Doctor of Sciences (History) and a professor at the European University at St. Petersburg

Elizaveta Potapova

PhD candidate in the Doctoral School of Political Science, Public Policy, and International Relations at Central European University (Vienna); a fellow of the Yehuda Elkana Center of Higher Education (Budapest); and a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Political Science and International Relations at the Higher School of Economics (St. Petersburg).

Pavel Kudyukin

Co-chairman of the Interregional Labor Union of Higher Education Workers “University Solidarity”

Ekaterina Dyachenko

Senior expert in the Department of Scientific Information Development of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration under the President of the Russian Federation (RANEPA).

Rasul Akhtyamov

Associate Professor, St. Petersburg, Ph.D. in Technical Sciences

Irina Antoshchuk

Ph.D. student at the University of Amsterdam and St. Petersburg State University

Nina Rozhanovskaya

Coordinator of scientific and educational projects at the Kennan Institute in Russia.

Elena Chechik

Junior Researcher at the Center for Institutional Analysis of Science and Education, European University at St. Petersburg

Irina Busygina

Professor in the Department of Applied Political Science, National Research University—the Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg

Gleb Yarovoy

PhD in Political Sciences, is a researcher in the Karelian Institute at the University of Eastern Finland

Anna Temkina

Sociologist with a PhD in social sciences

Mikhail Sokolov

Sociologist

Alexander Vileykis

Assistant professor at the AlmaU School of Entrepreneurship & Innovation

Kirill Shamiev

Holds a PhD in political science from the Central European University (Vienna), is a consultant on institutional development in the European Union, and was formerly a lecturer at the European University at St. Petersburg and the Higher School of Economics (St. Petersburg).

Elena Zdravomyslova

Distinguished research fellow in the sociology department of the European University at St. Petersburg

Andrei Gerasimov

Sociologist, a lecturer at the European University at St. Petersburg, and author of the Telegram channel “Structure Strikes Back” @structurestrikesback

Sonya Smyslova

Education researcher, a curator of educational programs, and a PhD student at the University of Cambridge

Ella Rossman

Historian, doctoral student, and lecturer at University College London, as well as former co-founder of the independent “Anti-University” educational project

Dmitriy Rudenkin

Non-Resident Fellow of The Russia Program at the George Washington University in Washington, DC

Yuri Agafonov

Research fellow at E-Center (the EUSP Center for International Education Foundation).

Arseny Verkeev

sociologist who is a visiting researcher at the Ruhr University Bochum (with the support of the Boris Nemtsov Foundation for Freedom, the Ideas for Russia Initiative, and the project “Known Unknowns: Studying Russia after 2022”).