Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology University of Zurich

Members of CASCA

Dilyara Suleymanova, Dr. des.

Assitent, Department of Social and Cultural Anthropology, University of Zurich

Research interests

Anthropology of religion, identity, politics of language and education, ethnicity and nationalism

Research Area(s)

Post-socialist societies (in particular Tatarstan, Russia)

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C. V.

Diploma in History from the Kazan State University (Tatarstan, Russia). Master of Arts in Nationalism Studies from the Central European University (Budapest). From 2009-2013 PhD candidate at the Department of Social Anthropology within the Asia and Europe University Priority Research Program (supervision: Professor Peter Finke). PhD from the University of Zurich (March 2013) with the thesis: “Schooling the sense of belonging: identity politics and educational change in post-Soviet Tatarstan”


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