Senior Team & Staff

A team of five established scholars are exploring five national cases and trying to bridge them by a comparative narrative on the history of Eastern Europe under communism.

Senior Researchers:

  • Bulgaria: Ivaylo Znepolski (Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Sofia)
  • Czech Republic: Oldřich Tůma (Institute for Contemporary History, Prague)
  • Hungary: Ádám Takács (Central European University, Budapest)
  • Eastern Germany: Thomas Lindenberger (Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung ZZF in Potsdam)
  • Poland: Dariusz Stola (Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Political Studies, Warsaw)

Junior Research Team:

  • Jana Damianova (Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Theory and History of Cultura Department) – 2011-2013;
  • Petya Slavova (Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Department of Sociology) – 2012-2013;
  • Petya Vassileva-Grueva (Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski, RESOCEA) – 2011-2013.

RESOCEA Project Coordinator: Dimiter Dimov