Prof Vera Tolz

Professor of Russian Studies

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Vera Tolz is Sir William Mather Professor of Russian Studies

  • MA Classics (St Petersburg, 1981)
  • PhD Russian and East European Studies (Birmingham, 1993)

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Research Posts, Grants and Fellowships:

2017-2020: AHRC research grant (with Profs. Hutchings and Gillespie, and Dr Willis), 'Reframing Russia for the Global Mediasphere: From the Cold War to "Information War"?' (£ 885,125)

2010-2013: AHRC research grant (with Prof. Hutchings), 'An Analysis of Russian Television Representations of Inter-Ethnic Cohesion Issues' (£ 426,395)

2004-2007: AHRB research grant, 'Oriental Studies and Russian National Identity: the 1870s – 1920s'

2003-2004: British Academy Senior Research Fellowship

1999-2000: Fellow, Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton

1994-1995: Fellow, Russian Research Center, Harvard University

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