The Harriman Institute at Columbia University is one of the world's leading academic institutions devoted to Russian, Eurasian and East European studies. Our mission is to serve our community at the university and beyond by supporting research, instruction, and dialogue, sponsoring vibrant and multidisciplinary events that bring together our extraordinary resources of faculty, students, and alumni. We are committed to training the next generation of regional specialists to play leadership roles in setting the academic and scholarly agenda, making policy and challenging accepted truths about how we study our rapidly changing world.
Mark Lipovetsky, Professor of Slavic Languages, has been awarded the Andrei Bely Prize for his many contributions to the field of Russian literature.
Timothy M. Frye, Marshall D. Shulman Professor of Post-Soviet Foreign Policy, and former Director of the Harriman Institute, appeared live on NY1 during the impeachment hearing to discuss former U.S.