Investigators

University of Kent

Professor Elena Korosteleva

Principal Investigator

Project Role: General oversight and overall responsibility for the project’s implementation and delivery Elena Korosteleva is Professor…

E.Korosteleva@kent.ac.uk 01227 (82)3147

Project Manager

Project Role: administrative and financial coordination, communication with RCUK, project partners and other stakeholders, planning and organisation…

k.jumel@kent.ac.uk 01227 816770

Postdoctoral Researcher with responsibility for ‘Research Integration’ (PDRA WP2) and 'Dissemination' (WP5)

Project Role: contribute to the project’s conceptual and empirical development including in the form of major…

Postdoctoral Researcher with responsibility for ‘Research Integration’ (PDRA WP2)

Project Role: develop and implement Research Integration Strategies with partner institutions; organise thematic research workshops, Early…

e.van-gils@kent.ac.uk 01227 816532

Postdoctoral Researcher with responsibility for ‘Impact Governance’ (PDRA WP3)

Project Role: develop and implement Policy Governance Strategies with partner institutions; assess public and HE sector…

o.madiyev-204@kent.ac.uk 01227 816771

University of Cambridge

Dr Siddharth (Montu) Saxena

Co-Investigator

Project Role: Support the PI in project development and implementation, with a particular oversight over Central…

sss21@cam.ac.uk

Postdoctoral Researcher with responsibility for 'Sustainable Communities' (PDRA WP4)

Dr. Kudaibergenova studies different intersections of power relations through realms of political sociology dealing with concepts…

dk406@cam.ac.uk

Prajakti Kalra – COMPASS Communications and Events Officer

Project Role: develop and implement Project Communication Strategy (including maintenance of key communication portals); provide administrative support…

pk315@cam.ac.uk

Partners

ADA University

National Team Leader, ADAU

Project Role: support the PI in project development and implementation, with a particular oversight over ADAU…

nismayilova@ada.edu.az

Project Associate with responsibility for ‘Research Integration’ (WP2)

Project Role: support PDRA (WP2) in developing and implementing Country-Specific Research Integration Strategies; organising national thematic…

Project Associate with responsibility for 'Impact Governance' (WP3)

Project Role: support PDRA (WP3) in developing and implementing Country-Specific Policy Governance Strategies; assessing public and HE…

kabushov@ada.edu.az

Project Associate with responsibility for ‘Sustainable Communities’ (WP4)

Project Role: support PDRA WP4 in developing and implementing the Country-specific Public Outreach Strategies; organising public…

fismailzade@ada.edu.az

Belarusian State University

National Team Leader, BSU

Project role: Support the PI in project development and implementation, with a particular oversight over BSU and…

nazaranka@bsu.by

Project Research Associate with responsibility for ‘Research Integration’ (WP2)

Project Role: support PDRA (WP2) in developing and implementing Country-Specific Research Integration Strategies; organising national thematic…

shadursky@bsu.by

Project Research Associate with responsibility for ‘Impact Governance’ (WP3)

Project role: support PDRA (WP3) in developing and implementing Country-Specific Policy Governance Strategies; assessing public and…

yauheni.belarus@gmail.com

Project Research Associate with responsibility for ‘Sustainable Communities’ (WP4)

Project role: support PDRA WP4 in developing and implementing the Country-specific Public Outreach Strategies; organising public…

Tajik National University

National Team Leader

Project role: support the PI in project development and implementation, with a particular oversight over TNU…

munira@shahidifoundation.com

Project Research Associate with responsibility for ‘Research Integration’ (WP2)

Project role: support PDRA (WP2) in developing and implementing Country-Specific Research Integration Strategies; organising national thematic…

samiev.kholakhmad@mail.ru +992 2360330

Project Associate with responsibility for ‘Impact Governance’ (WP3)

Farrukh Nasimovich Salimov is the Head of the Department of Diplomacy and Foreign Policy of the Tajik…

farrukh.n.salimov@gmail.com

Project Associate with responsibility for ‘Sustainable Communities’ (WP4)

Project role: support PDRA WP4 in developing and implementing the Country-specific Public Outreach Strategies; organising public needs…

nargis.nurulla@gmail.com

Financial Assistant

Project role: financial support and accounting for the project activities at TNU Zarina Mirzonazarova is Financial…

zarina_dmt@mail.ru (+992) 880085445

University of World Economy and Diplomacy

National Team Leader, UWED

Project role: Support the PI in project development and implementation, with a particular oversight over UWED and…

ShAbdullayev@uwed.uz +998712676769

Project Research Associate with responsibility for ‘Research Integration’ (WP2)

Project Role: support PDRA (WP2) in developing and implementing Country-Specific Research Integration Strategies; organising national thematic…

asrakhimov@gmail.com +998712676769

Project Research Associate with responsibility for ‘Impact Governance’ (WP3)

Project Role: support PDRA (WP3) in developing and implementing Country-Specific Policy Governance Strategies; assessing public and…

UXasanov@uwed.uz +998712676769

Project Research Associate with responsibility for 'Sustainable Communities’ (WP4)

Project role: support PDRA WP4 in developing and implementing the Country-specific Public Outreach Strategies; organising public…

akram.umarov@uwed.uz akram.umarov@gmail.com

Advisory Board

Academic Advisors

Ghent University

Fabienne Bossuyt is Assistant Professor at the Centre for EU Studies at the Department of Political…

University of Westminster

David Chandler is Professor of International Relations at the University of Westminster and editor of the…

LSE IDEAS

Professor Michael Cox is Director of LSE IDEAS and Emeritus Professor of International Relations at LSE.…

University of Southern Denmark

Trine Flockhart is Professor of International Relations in the Department of Political Science at University of…

flockhart@sam.sdu.dk +4565509261
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University of Sussex

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University of Cambridge

St Petersburg State University

PhD (St. Petersburg State University 2002), MA in Politics and Administration (College of Europe, Brugge, 2001),…

Zentrum fuer Osteuropa und Internationalie Studien

Gwendolyn Sasse is Professor of Comparative Politics in the Department of Politics and International Relations and…

UK/EU Policy Advisors

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Eastern Research Group, EECAD, Foreign and Commonwealth Office

Director of EU Office, IRI, and Former Permanent Representative of the Slovak Parliament to the EU

Ms Lexmann is the Director of EU Regional Programmes at the International Republican Institute. Already during…

Research & Development, WFD

Dr. Graeme Ramshaw is the Director of Research and Evaluation at the Westminster Foundation for Democracy…

House of Lords, Westminster

Robin Teverson is a member of the House of Lords specialising in European, energy and environmental…

IAI Director and Special Advisor to the High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

Nathalie Tocci is Director of the Istituto Affari Internazionali, Honorary Professor at the University of Tübingen, and…

National Impact Advisors

Special Advisors

Professor Alisher Faizullaev, D.Sc., Ph.D., is a scholar, writer and former Ambassador. He was a Fulbright…

alisher@faizullaev.com

Project Affiliates

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Dr Sarvar Gurbanov is Assistant Professor at the School of Public and International Affairs. His areas…

Student Forum

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Student Affiliates from all partner universities

Student Representatives Nigar Gurbanli is a final year student in Public Affairs at the School of…