Elena Nikiforova

researcher

Education: graduated from the St.Petersburg State University (Faculty of Sociology) in 1995; University of Limerick, Ireland (Master of Arts in International Studies) in 1997; School of International Relations at St. Petersburg State University (Postgraduate studies – aspirantura) in 2000. From 2006 – PhD candidate (ABD), Department of Social Policy, University of Helsinki, Finland

Research interests: spatial studies, research of borders & frontier communities, ethnicity, nationalism, urban sociology

Contact: elenik@cisr.proelenik@bk.ru

Curriculum vitaein English