• Yuval Weber
    Russia & FSU economy and politics expert
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  • Washington, DC, USA
  • Afternoons, Monday-Friday
  • America/New_York
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Yuval Weber is the Kennan Institute Associate Professor of Russian and Eurasian Studies at Daniel Morgan Graduate School of National Security in Washington DC. He is additionally a Global Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center and a Center Associate at the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University.  

Prior to moving to Washington, DC, Dr. Weber was a Visiting Associate Professor in the Government Department at Harvard University and taught courses in the politics and economics of Russia, the Caucasus, and Central Asia. Prior to that, he lived and worked in Moscow, Russia from 2012-2016 that culminated in being an Assistant Professor at the National Research University - Higher School of Economics in the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs. Previous research positions include New Economic School (Moscow), Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (Moscow), the University of Texas (PhD), and the University of Chicago (MA).

Dr. Weber has acquired historical background, contemporary expertise, and numerous connections on Russian foreign policy, foreign economic policy, energy policy, domestic politics and relations with the former Soviet republics. Most relevant to business clients, whether short-term oriented like hedge funds or long-term oriented like equities, he looks forward to helping you navigate the opportunities and opaqueness of the Russian business environment.

  • Work History
  • Worked at Daniel Morgan Graduate School (Company)
    From 2018-07-01 until Now

    Kennan Institute Associate Professor of Russian and Eurasian Studies - Kennan Institute Associate Professor of Russian and Eurasian Studies

  • Worked at Harvard University (Company)
    From 2017-07-01 until Now

    Center Associate, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies -

  • Worked at Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (Company)
    From 2017-07-01 until Now

    Global Fellow, Woodrow Wilson Center -

  • Worked at NRU - Higher School of Economics, Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs (Company)
    From until Now

    Assistant Professor - ★ Serves as a member of the Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs. ★ Teaches global economics and international affairs at one of the leading and largest universities in Russia. ★ On leave completing a Visiting Assistant Professor and Research Fellow role at Harvard University within the Department of Government. ☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲☲ ABOUT NATIONAL RESEARCH UNIVERSITY - HIGHER SCHOOL OF ECONOMICS HSE has campuses (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod and Perm), 3000 instructors, 22,000 students and 35,000 alumni. It is the largest educational and research center in Eastern Europe.

  • Worked at John Goodwin Tower Center for Political Studies, Southern Methodist University (Company)
    From 2013-08-01 until Now

    Associate -

  • Worked at IREX (Company)
    From 2012-06-01 until Now

    Expert Evaluator - Evaluator for Yegor Gaidar Fellowship and Global UGRAD program.

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