VERA Centre Current Research Projects

The Transformation of Soviet republic borders to International borders

PI: Jeremy Smith, funded by the Academy of Finland, September 2016 to December 2019.

 

Does Concern for Ethnic Russians in the Near Abroad affect Russian Policy-making?

PI: Jeremy Smith, funded by the Kone foundation, January 2018 to December 2020.

 

Post-imperial diversities – majority-minority relations in the transition from empires to nation-states

PI: Jeremy Smith, joint project with Higher School of Economics St Petersburg and University of Gottingen, funded by the ERA.Net RUS Plus programme, April 2018 to March 2021.

 

The Grand Duchy of Finland as Political Space: a Conceptual History

PI: Ilkka Liikanen, funded by the Academy of Finland, September 2019 to August 2023.