Elena Gapova

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Elena Gapova
Associate Professor of Sociology
(269) 387-3483
3206 Sangren Hall, Mail Stop 5257
Mailing address: 
Department of Sociology
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5257 USA
Research interests: 
  • Intellectuals, academia and the production of knowledge
  • Nation, class, gender and autonomy/citizenship in post-communism
  • Post-Soviet high-tech migration to North America

Dr. Elena Gapova is an associate professor in the Department of Sociology at Western Michigan University and has been published in newspapers and magazines and on the radio in Belarus, Russia, and the United States.

Gapova is:

  • An editorial board member of Slavic Review.
  • An editorial board member of Aspasia: The International Yearbook of central, Eastern, and Southeastern European Women's and Gender History.
  • An academic board member for Politics and Society after Chernobyl and a board member of International Association for Humanities.
  • Founding director of the Centre for Gender Studies for European Humanities University.