Ask us about the Russian presidential elections!

The presidential elections in Russia take place on March 18th, 2018. The Aleksanteri Institute experts in Russian politics and society are ready to provide information and comment on all issues regarding the elections.

Vladimir Gel’man, professor: Russian politics  (RU, EN)

Anna-Liisa Heusala, university lecturer: Russian law and administration (FI, EN)

Markku Kangaspuro, research director: Russian society, politics and history (FI, EN)

Markku Kivinen, professor, director of the Aleksanteri Institute: Russian society and politics (FI, SE, EN, RU)

Katri Pynnöniemi, assistant professor: Russian security policy (FI, EN)

Andrey Starodubtsev, postdoctoral researcher: election campaigns, and the candidates' policies (RU, EN)

Sanna Turoma, research fellow: Russian culture and cultural policy (FI, EN)

Mariëlle Wijermars, postdoctoral researcher: russian media and freedom of speech (EN)

Margarita Zavadskaya, postdoctoral researcher: electoral malpractice, electoral turnout, political information (EN, RU)