Oksana Husieva

Primary office:
Wescoe Hall
Room 2137
University of Kansas
1445 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045


Summary

Oksana Husieva earned her M.A. in Russian and Comparative Literature from the Pennsylvania State University in 2016. In the fall of 2016, Oksana began her graduate studies in the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Kansas, where she teaches Ukrainian, Russian, and introduction to Slavic folklore. Her research focuses on twentieth-century Russian literature and Russian women writers, Gulag narratives, women and gender studies, trauma studies, and Slavic folklore.

Entered program: Fall 2016


Giving

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