Profiles in "Russian" Expertise Area

  • Croft founded and led the ASU Critical Languages Institute from 1991-1997. He received lifetime professional achievement medal from the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences in 2005.
  • Von Hagen was an Emeritus Professor of history and global studies with a joint appointment in the School of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies and School of International Letters and Cultures at ASU.
  • Head of the Russian section, Hoogenboom teaches language, literature, and culture. An expert on Catherine the Great, she researches noble culture, civil society, corruption, sentimentalism, book history, and women writers.
  • Moldabekova's research interests include heritage and second language pedagogy, including theoretical and practical issues of teaching heritage language learners.
  • Dr. Jonathon Hill is a mission planner at ASU's Mars Space Flight Facility.
  • Dr. Dina Ziganshina Lienhard received her PhD in Biology (Biology & Society) from ASU in 2023 and currently works as the Senior Program Manager at the School of Complex Adaptive Systems at ASU.
  • Marianna is a product leader working at the forefront of EdTech. With a diverse career and a passion for inclusive UX, Marianna is currently leading the development of ASU Pocket and teaches Project Management at CISA.