Stephen Shulman

Stephen Shulman

Political Scientist
Stephen Shulman

Shulman is an assistant professor of Political Science at Southern Illinois University, where he teaches courses on international relations, comparative politics, political methodology, and ethnicity and nationalism. His many published articles deal with the interaction of politics with nation-building and national identity issues in Ukraine, Russia and Eastern Europe. Among his current research projects is an exploration into the evolution of civic nationalism, with Taras Kuzio. While at HURI, Shulman will be doing research for his book on the sources of, and obstacles to, nation-building in Ukraine, with particular regard to the goals of autonomy, unity and identity in the nation-building process.