University of Tartu Asia Centre

Elo Süld
Elo Süld
Head of Centre
PhD (Theology)
Ülikooli 18-308

Research interests:

  • historical and present-day context of Islam,
  • the diversity problems in Islamic countries,
  • Islamophobia in Estonia.

CV and list of publications in Estonian Research Information System

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Kikee Doma Bhutia
Research Fellow in Asian Studies
PhD (Folklore)
Ülikooli 18-308

Research interests:

  • institutional Buddhism's symbiosis,
  • the Himalayan region's indigenous belief system,
  • vernacular religious practices,
  • importance of vernacular symbols in redefining and understanding the perspective of different communities and ideas of belonging,
  • the role of religion and culture on the broader social conflict,
  • foreign policymaking within the transnational framework of the politics of globalization,
  • conceptualization of national identity.

CV and list of publications in Estonian Research Information System

Lelde Luik
Lelde Luik
Junior Research Fellow in Asian Studies
MA (Baltic Sea Region Studies)
Ülikooli 18-308

Research interests:

  • political science,
  • democracy studies,
  • political culture.

CV and list of publications in Estonian Research Information System

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Anastasia Sinitsyna
Junior Research Fellow in Asian Studies
MA (Quantitative Economics)

Research interests:

  • globalization and labor market adjustments to global structural shocks,
  • migration and economic and social integration of immigrants,
  • digitalization and new ways of work, including growth of remote work, rise of coworking spaces and increasing flexibility of work.

CV and list of publications in Estonian Research Information System