UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies (SSEES)


New Staff at SSEES

1 January 2017

From 19 September 2014

We would like to extend a warm welcome to the following staff who are joining us this autumn:


  • Raphael Espinoza, Lecturer in Economics
  • Daniel Howden, Teaching Fellow in Economics
  • Filipa Figueira, Teaching Fellow in Economics
  • Giorgio Gisse, Teaching Fellow in Economics


  • Udo Grashoff, DAAD Lecturer
  • Olesya Khromeychuk, Teaching Fellow in the History of the Soviet Union

Language and Culture

  • Uilleam Blacker, Lecturer in the Comparative Culture of Russia & Eastern Europe
  • Gezim Krasniqi, Alexander Nash Fellow in Albanian Studies
  • Yordanka Velkova, Bulgarian Lector
  • Maria Sibiryakova, Teaching Fellow in Russian Language
  • Dmitry Matchin, Teaching Fellow in Russian Language
  • Jekaterina Shulga, Teaching Fellow in Russian Literature, Culture and Language
  • Edyta Nowosielska, Teaching Fellow in Polish Language
  • Radu Voica, Teaching Fellow in Romanian Language


  • Anne White, Professor of Polish Studies and Social & Political Sciences
  • Mari-Liis Jakobson, Estonian Visiting Scholar
  • Grzegorz Murawski, UCL Mellon Fellow
  • Elisabeth Schimpfoessl, Early Career Fellow


  • Stephanie Dutton, Student Enquiries Officer