Wikistrat Expert Dr. Mark Galeotti

Dr. Mark Galeotti

Professor of Global Affairs at New York University

Dr. Mark Galeotti has been researching Russian history and security issues since the late 1980s. Educated at Cambridge University and the LSE, he is now Clinical Professor of Global Affairs at New York University’s Center for Global Affairs and an associate member of NYU’s History and Russian & Slavic Studies departments. Until 2008, he was head of the History department at Keele University in the UK as well as director of its Organised Russian & Eurasian Crime Research Unit.

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Biography

Dr. Mark Galeotti has been researching Russian history and security issues since the late 1980s. Educated at Cambridge University and the LSE, he is now Clinical Professor of Global Affairs at New York University’s Center for Global Affairs and an associate member of NYU’s History and Russian & Slavic Studies departments. Until 2008, he was head of the History department at Keele University in the UK as well as director of its Organised Russian & Eurasian Crime Research Unit.

He’s the founding editor of the journal Global Crime (formerly Transnational Organized Crime ), was the European Editor of Low-Intensity Conflict & Law Enforcement , and is also a member of the editorial boards of Crime & Justice International and The Journal of Power Institutions in Post-Soviet Societies.

His books include the edited collections ‘The Politics of Security in Modern Russia’ (Ashgate), ‘Russian & Soviet Organized Crime’ (Ashgate) and ‘Global Crime Today’ (Routledge) and he is a regular contributor to Jane’s Intelligence Review, Oxford Analytica and many other outlets. He writes a regular column, ‘Siloviks & Scoundrels,’ for the Moscow News.

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Academic Qualifications:
PhD, Government and Politics, London School of Economics
MA, History, Robinson College, Cambridge University

Areas of Expertise:
Organized Crime
Central Asian Security
Intelligence Services and Operations
International security
Covert and Special Operations

Website:
http://inmoscowsshadows.wordpress.com/

Twitter:
https://twitter.com/markgaleotti

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