Eastern Europe Experts
Senior Fellow, University of Massachusetts, Boston.
Chairman, Center for Strategic Studies, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Turkey.
Bülent Aras is a Senior Scholar and Coordinator of the Conflict Resolution and Mediation stream at Istanbul Policy Center and Professor in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Sabancı University. He is also the academic advisor to H.E. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Davutoğlu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey. As a leading expert on Turkish foreign policy, Middle Eastern politics,...
Associate Professor, The Honors College, Texas Tech University
Costica Bradatan is Associate Professor in the Honors College at Texas Tech University. Prior to coming to Texas Tech, he was a Post-Doctoral Fellow at Cornell University’s John S. Knight Institute for Writing in the Disciplines (2003-2004) and a Post-Doctoral Fellow at Miami University's Havighurst Center for Russian and Post-Soviet Studies (2004-2006). In 2009-2010 Bradatan held a Solm...
Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Government, Harvard University
Secretary for Academic Affairs, European University at St. Petersburg
Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of Maryland, College Park
Piotr H. Kosicki is Assistant Professor of History at the University of Maryland in College Park. He specializes in the transnational history of 20th-century Europe, focusing particularly on religion, politics, and the history of ideas. Other topics of research interest include the thought and politics of John Paul II, the Catholic Church’s place in the global Cold War, European historical m...