IRES Institute for Russian and Eurasian Studies

Our research

Institute for Russian and Eurasian Studies (IRES) is an integrated multi-disciplinary long-term research program with an in-depth focus on recent developments in Russia, and in the post-Soviet space. It is designed to meet the highest international standards of scientific excellence and spans across the humanities and the social sciences, as well as law and theology. Given its broad multi-disciplinary scope, grounded in common interests amongst participating scholars, IRES is a research platform flexible in adapting and adjusting to emerging new realities that call for new approaches.