Rick Fawn

Rick Fawn

Keywords : Security Conflict conflict resolution in the post-Soviet space

Country : United Kingdom

Organization : University of St Andrews

Department : The Institute of Middle East, Central Asia and Caucasus Studies (MECACS)

ResearchGate profile : https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Rick_Fawn

Academia edu : http://st-andrews.academia.edu/RickFawn

Biography :

Professor Rick Fawn is a specialist on international security, with a geographic concentration on the former communist space. He has conducted research in and published on Central Europe, the Balkans, Russia, the Caucasus and Central Asia. He has also made numerous invited briefings and contributions to governments, NGOs and media, and given many papers and invited lectures and keynote addresses in the UK and overseas. 

Professor Rick Fawn has received research grants from various bodies, including:

  • the European Union (FP7 and Horizon 2020).
  • the British Academy, the Nuffield Foundation
  • the Open Society Institute
  • the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Academy
  • The Foreign & Commonwealth Office
  • the Russell Trust
  • the Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland.

He was also the St Andrews lead and steering committee member of the 8-University £4,700,000 ESRC/AHRC-funded Centre of Excellence called the Centre for Russian and Central and East European Studies (CRCEES).