Indra Ekmanis


Baltic Sea Fellow - Eurasia Program

Research Areas:

Social integration and democratic transition (Latvia), effects of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty on Baltic independence movements and post-Soviet transition

Dr. Indra Ekmanis is the editor of FPRI’s Baltic Bulletin, and a Baltic Sea Fellow in the Eurasia Program. She is an Editor for PRI’s Global Nation through the ACLS/Mellon Public Fellows Program, where she works primarily on worldwide migration and European issues. Dr. Ekmanis recently completed a fellowship as a Kennan Institute Title VIII Research Scholar at The Wilson Center. She has a PhD in International Studies from the University of Washington and her academic research looks at social integration, minority rights, nationalism, civil society and democratic transition, with an area specialization in the Baltic Sea Region and post-Soviet space.