Miller, Alexey

Department of History Professor
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  • From September 2014 – Professor, European University, St-Petersburg
  • Recurrent visiting professor, Central European University (Budapest), Department of History (half-time, since 1993)
  • Leading research-fellow, Institute for Scientific Information in Social Sciences, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow (1999-2014)

 

  • 2017 – senior fellow IWM, Vienna
  • 2015 – senior fellow в Imre Kortesz Kolleg, Iena
  • 2010-2011 - Leverhulme Trust Research Professor, Manchester University
  • 2009 – Visiting Professor, EHESS, Paris
  • 2005, 1998-1999 – Humboldt-Stiftung Research Fellow
  • 2004 – Visiting Professor, Center for Border Studies, University of Glamorgan, UK.
  • 2002-2003 – senior fellow, Collegium-Budapest
  • 2001 – senior fellow, Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna

Candidate of science – 1986, Doctor of Science – 2000.

Editor of:

- Book series "The Borderlands of the Russian Empire", Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie Publishing House, Moscow
- Book series "RUSSIAN, EAST EUROPEAN AND POST-SOVIET STUDIES", Central European University Press, Budapest (with A.Rieber and M.Siefert)

Membership in Scientific Councils:

  • «Historia Rossica», New Literary Observer
  • National Identities
  • NISE (National Movements and Intermediary Structures), Antwerp
  • Comparativ. Zeitschrift für Globalgeschichte und vergleichende Gesellschaftforschung, Leipzig

Membership in Editorial Boards:
- European History Quarterly
- Studia Judaeoslavica, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Brill Publishing House
- Ukraina Moderna, Lviv
- Belarusian Political Science Review, Vilnius
- Roczniki Dziejow Spolecznych i Gospodarczych, Warszawa
- Rocznik Instytutu Europy Środkowo-Wschodniej, Lublin

Fellowships and awards:
2010-2011 - Leverhulme Trust Research Professor, Manchester University
2010-2011 – grant of OSI-Moscow for the project « History politics in Eastern Europe»
2009 – Visiting Professor EHESS, Paris
2005 – Humboldt-Stiftung Research Fellow
2004 – Visiting professor in the Center for Border Studies of the University of Glamorgan, UK.
2002-2003 – senior fellow in Collegium-Budapest
2001 – senior fellow in the Institute for Human Sciences, Vienna
2000-2001 – grant of MacArtur Foundation for the project "The Dichotomy 'Russkij-Rossijskij' in Contemporary Political Discourse in Russia"
1998-1999 – Humboldt-Stiftung Research Fellow

Courses taught at CEU, Moscow State University (Lomonosov), Moscow State University for Humanities, Manchester University, EHESS-Paris, Warsaw University, Kyev-Mohyla Academy.

Guest lectures: Harvard, Columbia, Berkeley, Stanford, Maryland, West Point, Penn, Munich, Berlin (Humboldt and Free), Cologne, Paris (EHESS), Aix-en-Provence, London (SSEES), Manchester, Edinburgh, Geneva, Basel, Warsaw, Cracow Universities, and many Universities in Russia and the post-Soviet countries, including Vilnius, Tartu, Kiev, Lviv, Alma-Aty, Bishkek

Main areas of research:
Comparative history of empires; Russian nationalism and empire; memory politics in Central and Eastern Europe, History of concepts.

Over 200 publications.

Main publications:

Books

In English:

  • The Romanov Empire and Nationalism. Essays in Methodology of Historical Research. Budapest-New York, CEU-Press, 2008. 242 p.
  • The Ukrainian Question. The Russian Empire and Nationalism in the Nineteenth Century. CEU Press. NY-Budapest, 2003. 295 p.


In Russian:

  • НAЦИЯ или Могущество мифа. СПб. Издательство Европейского университета в Санкт-Петербурге, 2016, 146 с. (второе издание – 2017) (NATION or a Power of a Myth - second edition 2017)
  • НAЦИЯ или Могущество мифа. СПб. Издательство Европейского университета в Санкт-Петербурге, 2016, 146 с. (NATION or a Power of a Myth)
  • Украинский вопрос в Российской империи. (The Ukrainian question in the Russian Empire) Kiev, Laurus, 2013
  • Россия – Украина: как пишется история. Москва, РГГУ, 2011 (Russia-Ukraine: how history is being written). With Georgii Kasianov. Moscow, RGGU, 2011. 308 p.
  • Империя Романовых и национализм. М., НЛО, 2010 (The Romanov Empire and Nationalism). 2nd edition, revised and enlarged. 317 p. (first edition – 2006, 287 p.)
  • Западные окраины Российской империи. (The Western Borderlands of the Russian Empire) With M. Dolbilov et al. Мoscow, НЛО, 2006, second edition – 2008. 617 p.
  • Национализм и империя. (Nationalism and Empire). Moscow, ОГИ, 2005. 120 p.
  • Украинский вопрос в политике властей и русском общественном мнении (вторая половина 19 в.) (Imperial Authorities, Russian Public Opinion and Ukrainian Question (second half of the 19th century) Sankt-Petersburg, Aletheia, 2000. 276 р.


Books edited

In English:

  • Nationalizing Empires. (with Stefan Berger) N.Y.-Budapest, CEU Press, 2014. 780 p.
  • The Convolutions of Historical Politics. (with Maria Lipman) N.Y.-Budapest, CEU Press, 2012. 354 p.
  • Imperial Rule. (with Alfred J. Rieber) N.Y.-Budapest, CEU Press, 2004. 213 p.
  • In Russian:
  • Прошлый век. (The Past Century) М., ИНИОН РАН, 2013, 451 с.
  • Историческая политика в 21 веке. (History Politics in the 21st century) Мoscow, НЛО, 2012. 646 p. (with Maria Lipman)
  • «Понятия о России». К исторической семантике имперского периода. (Historical Semantics of Imperial Russia) Мoscow, НЛО, 2012. Vol. 1, 575 p., Vol. 2, 492 p. (with Denis Sdvizkov and Ingrid Schierle)
  • Бессарабия в составе Российской империи (Bessarabia as a Province of the Russian Empire) Мoscow, НЛО, 2012. 392 p.
  • Imperium inter pares. Роль трансферов в истории Российской империи. (The Role of Transfers in Russian Imperial History) Мoscow, НЛО, 2010, 382 p. (With Ricarda Vulpius and Martin Aust)
  • Наследие империй и будущее России. (The Legacy of Empires and the Future of Russia) М., НЛО, 2008. 570 p.
  • «Российская империя в зарубежной историографии». (Anthology "The Russian Empire in Foreign Historiography. Selection, comments and editing). Moscow, Новое издательство, 2005. 654 p. (With Paul Werth and Petr Kabytov.)
  • Российская империя в сравнительной перспективе. (The Russian Empire in Comparative Perspective.) Мoscow, Новое издательство, 2004.
  • Регионализация посткоммунистической Европы. (Regionalism in Post-Communist Europe) М., ИНИОН, 2001.
  • Россия - Украина: история взаимоотношений. (Russia – Ukraine, History of relations.) With Vladimir Reprintsev and Boris Floria. Мoscow, Языки русской культуры, 1997.
  • Центральная Европа как исторический регион. (Central Europe as a Historical region) Мoscow, Institute for Slavic Studies, 1996.
  • Австро-Венгрия. Опыт многонационального государства. (Austria-Hungary as a Multinational State.) With Tofic Islamov. Мoscow, Institute for Slavic Studies, 1995.
  • Национализм и формирование наций. Теории-модели-концепции. (Nationalism and Nation-Formation. Theories – Models – Concepts.) Мoscow, Institute for Slavic Studies, 1994.