Student working on a research project.

Russian Entrepreneurial Identity

The primary investigator will gain field experience in anthropology through conducting interviews on Russian entrepreneurship throughout Russia. The PI will look at the social identity of entrepreneurs in Russia as well as geographic-specific challenges that entrepreneurs in Russia face. The PI will gain skills in various research methods in cultural anthropology: conducting methodical ethnography, learning how to interpret and handle research.

Research Project Information

Student Skill-Set Needed: Ability to speak Russian, Ability to work independently, basic computer skills, background in anthropology research methods.
Compensation: Academic Credit
Available: Fall, Spring


For further information on this opportunity, or to apply, contact:

Faculty Member: Barbara Tedlock
Title: Professor
Department: Anthropology
Office: 362 Filmore MFAC
Phone: 716-645-0399