United States Experts
Lecturer, University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh
Staff Writer, The Christian Science Monitor
Professor, Shippensburg University
Head of Economics of Science and Innovation Policy Division, Institute of World Economy and International Relations, Russian Academy of Sciences
Irina Dezhina's research interests are focused on modern Russian science policy and creation of the national inovation system. Her project at the Kennan Institute breaks away from the traditional focus on politics and society in civil society by reorienting attention to the sciences, a domain that has been shadowed by more public displays of civic identity.
Doctor, Higher School of Ecology and Biotechnology
Social Science Analyst, Soviet/East European Branch, Office of Research, U.S. Information Agency