Valentina Golondzowska Brougher

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Vsevolod Ivanov's Mystery of Mysteries. Defended 1973 (Chair: Joseph L. Conrad). Professor and past Chairperson of Slavic Languages and Literatures, Georgetown University. Retired. (04/09) She has been busy publishing articles as she says "Georgetown emphasizes the 'scholar-teacher' mode." Her husband serves as Director of Russian and Independent States Division for the U.S. Department of Commerce and she has a son. (06/2000)


KU’s Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies program is one of only 12 federally-funded national resource centers in the US
Only doctoral program in Slavic Languages and Literatures between the Mississippi and the West Coast
100% of graduate students in the Slavic program had funding in academic year 2012-13
KU's Libraries house over 500,000 volumes of Slavic books and electronic editions
Two of the department’s last four doctoral candidates have won a Fulbright grants to conduct dissertation research abroad