Georgian Programme

The Georgian Programme is organisationally subordinated to Russian and East European Studies in SIAS. The programme has been established with the following principal objectives:To act as a focus for the academic study of and research on Georgia, in its regional environment, across the University of Oxford.

  • To help coordinate such study and research in the social sciences and the humanities, including modern history
  • To ensure close interaction in particular between REES and the Russian and Eurasian Studies Centre at St. Antony’s College on all matters related to Georgia.
  • To encourage visiting attachments by postdoctoral scholars from Georgia for periods of up to one year
  • To organise seminars and other meetings on Georgian topics, and for speakers from Georgia
  • To raise the profile of Georgian studies and research in the UK and beyond, through interaction with other universities and research centres with similar interests
  • To direct attention to materials and sources on Georgia in the university

The Georgian Programme is affiliated with The Oxford Seminar for the Caucasus and Central Asia (TOSCCA), which organises seminars and events related to the wider region.

A Steering Group on the Georgian Programme is formed of the following members of the university:

Professor Neil MacFarlane (St. Anne’s College; DPIR)

Professor Roy Allison (St. Antony’s College; SIAS)

Professor Paul Chaisty (St. Antony’s College; SIAS/DPIR)

Professor Edmund Herzig (Wadham College; Oriental Institute)

 


 

We are delighted to announce the inauguration of the REES (Russian and East European Studies) Georgian Studies Programme Seminar Series at St Anthony’s College, University of Oxford.

 

The Lecture Series will commence on Thursday, 12 October, 2017, at 5 pm in the Syndicate Room at St Antony’s College. Subsequent lectures will take place on 26 October, 9 November, and 30 November, 2017.

 

Please follow the link for full details:

 

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The Programme is supported by the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation.

 

We look forward to seeing you there.

 

Dr. Irene Giviashvili

Dr. Irina Demetradze-Renz

Georgian Studies Programme Fellows

 

 


 

Research Centres in Georgia

Tbilisi State University

Tbilisi State University Research Portal

Ilia State University 

Research institutes of Ilia State University

International School of Caucasus Studies

Institute of Political Sciences

Institute of Social and Cultural Studies  

Centre for Social Sciences, Tbilisi

Caucasus Research Resources Centre, Tbilisi

South Caucasus Regional Office of the Heinrich Boell Foundation.

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES)

The Georgian Foundation for Strategic and International Studies (GFSIS)

Caucasus Institute for Peace Democracy and Development

The Georgian Institute of Politics

 

International Research Projects

Academic Swiss Caucasus Net (ASCN)

Intra- and Inter-Societal Sources of Instability in the Caucasus and EU Opportunites to Respond

Cascade

 

Publications and Media

Caucasus Edition

Caucasus Analytical Digest (CAD)

Caucasus Survey

EurasiaNet

Radio Free Europe Radio Liberty

Civil.ge

Identity Studies in the Caucasus and Black Sea Region

 

 

Current Academic Visitors