Olga Zeveleva is a PhD candidate in sociology at the University of Cambridge. She received her MA in international relations from the Free University of Berlin in 2012 (a joint degree with Humboldt University, the University of Potsdam, and MGIMO), and completed her undergraduate degree in history at the University of Virginia in 2010. Between 2012 and 2015, Olga worked as a researcher at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow, Russia. There, she completed two research projects, "Co-ethnic migration policy in comparative perspective" and "Migration, repatriation, and refugee policies in Germany". Her current research focuses on reterritorialization, border disputes, and mobility. Her PhD is titled “Borders, State, Space: the Case of Crimea.”

Research programmes

Research projects