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Contentious Politics

East European Politics and Studies

Ukrainian Politics and Society

Undergraduate Research



Contentious Politics

Armed Conflict Location & Event Data (ACLED) Project

Caught in the Act of Protest: Contextualizing Contestation Project

The Center for the Study of Social Movements, University of Notre Dame

The Global Social Protest Research Working Group, the Arrighi Center for Global Studies

The Nonviolent and Violent Campaigns and Outcomes (NAVCO) Data Project

Political Mobilization and Democracy Project

Politics and Protest Workshop, CUNY Graduate Center

Protest Events, Photos, and Slogans Dataset by Mischa Gabowitsch

The Social Conflict Analysis Database (SCAD)

Social, Political, Economic Event Database (SPEED) Project


East European and Eurasian Studies

Association for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies

Association for the Study of Nationalities

Centre for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies, University of Toronto  

Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Harvard University

Harriman Institute, Columbia University

Harvard Ukrainian Research Institute, Cambridge, MA

National University of Kyiv-Mohyla Academy, Ukraine  

The Shevchenko Scientific Society in the United States

Ukrainian Catholic University, Lviv, Ukraine

Viasna Human Rights Center, Belarus


Ukrainian Politics and Society

Central Election Commission

Democratic Initiatives Foundation

Dzerkalo Tyzhnia (Weekly Mirror)  

Hromadske TV (Public TV)  

Kyiv International Institute of Sociology

Kyiv Post, Ukraine’s English-language newspaper  

Novosti Donbassa, Donetsk-based news portal  

Opora, network of civic activists

Verkhovna Rada (National Parliament)

Ukrainian Institute of National Memory


Undergraduate Research

There are multiple academic venues at which undergraduate students can showcase their original research. Fordham University annually holds the Undergraduate Research Symposium and publishes The Fordham Undergraduate Research Journal. Furthermore, the Council on Undergraduate Research offers an opportunity for students from around the country to present their research.

Here is a short list of undergraduate journals publishing social science research:

The Birch (national undergraduate journal devoted exclusively to Slavic, East European, and Eurasian cultures)   

Critique: A Worldwide Student Journal of Politics

Hemispheres: The Tufts University Journal of International Affairs  

Honors Review

Journal of Politics and Society

Journal of Undergraduate International Studies

The Michigan Journal of Political Science

The Pi Sigma Alpha Journal of Political Science

Pittsburgh Undergraduate Review

The UC Undergraduate Journal of Slavic and East/Central European Studies

Troika: An Undergraduate Journal in Eastern European, Eurasian, and Slavic Studies at the University of California-Berkeley