New Post Doctoral & International Fellows
Dr Colin Fleming and Dr Valentyna Romanova.
Dr Colin Fleming joined the Department of Politics and International Relations from the European University Institute in Florence, where he held a Max Weber Fellowship 2009/2010. Funded by the Leverhulme Trust while at Edinburgh, he is working on a research project examining perceptions of victory and defeat in asymmetric wars.
Dr. Valentyna Romanova joined the Department of Politics and IR as a Marie Curie International Incoming Fellow. The Fellowship is funded by the European Commission (FP7-PEOPLE-2009-IIF). Valentyna conducts research on territorial politics of Ukraine during the transition from authoritarian rule. Previously she worked as a political analyst at the Centre for Social Research Sofia (Ukraine) and obtained her PhD from the University of Kyiv-Mohyla academy (Ukraine).