Dr. Tatiana Golova

Researcher (planned return: 06/2020)
Tel. + 49 (30) 2005949-32

At ZOiS, Tatiana Golova is working on a research project on public mobilization in regional federal centres in Russia. From 1994 to 2000 she studied sociology at the State University of St. Petersburg, at the University of Bielefeld and at the European University in St. Petersburg. Here, she gained her first research experience at the Institute of Sociology at the Russian Academy of Sciences in the field of youth sociology (1998-1999). She gained her doctorate in 2009 at the Otto-von-Guericke University in Magdeburg with a thesis on the link between spatial and identity construction in the radical left-wing milieu. From 2009 to 2014 she worked at the Institute of Sociology in Magdeburg, and from 2014 to 2015 as a research fellow at the Institute for East European Studies at the Free University in Berlin. In addition to her research and teaching activities, she has been engaged in developing international academic contacts.

ZOiS research projects

Grassroot public spheres and activism in Russian federal cities

Eastern Europe is here: transnational linkages among East European migrants in Berlin
(with Prof. Dr. Gwendolyn Sasse)

Research interests

  • Social movements
  • Political radicalism, incl. right-wing radicalism
  • Cultural sociology

Selected Publications