Transculture and Culturology: Post-Structuralist Theory in Late and Post-Soviet Russia. Defended 1993 (Co-Chairs: Maria Carlson and Stephen J. Parker). Formerly Assistant Professor of Russian, Bowling Green University, Ohio; freelance translator and writer. (04/2009)
Why KU Slavic?
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