Dr. Vilius Ivanauskas is a is a postdoctoral research fellow and lecturer at IIRPS VU, senior political analyst and research fellow at Lithuanian Institute of History and Eastern Europe studies centre. He received a PhD from the Lithuanian Institute of History in 2008, as well as MA degree in History (with specialization of social anthropology) from Vilnius University. “
Research visits and honours:
• February, 2010: research visits to divisions/centres of East European and Russia studies in a few US universities (Indiana university, UC of Berkeley, Stanford university), and giving public lectures in UC of Berkeley and Indiana universities;
• April, 2009: Laureate (1 of 3 best dissertation of social-humanitarian sciences) in the contest „Best Doctoral Dissertations of 2008 in Lithuania“, organized by Lithuanian Society of Young researchers. Reward in the Presidency of Lithuanian Republic.