Ethnography of the North-Eastern Russia's Peoples Department (Group)

Main fields of research:

Ethnography of the North-Eastern Russia's Peoples Department (Group) develops fundamental problems connected with the formation and functioning of the traditional ethnic culture, ethno-cultural processes and adaptive strategies of indigenous peoples of Yakutia in the conditions of transformation processes.

One of the priority directions of the department is the study of the traditional system of life support of the people of Yakutia in the context of changing environmental and socio-cultural environment, analysis of formation and preservation of ethnolocal cultural landscapes, and broader development and interpretation of historical and geographical spatial images.

An important direction of ethnographic research is the Ethnography Museum. Organization of joint ethnographic exhibitions, development of Museum booklets attribution of the Museum objects.

Fellows

  • Ekaterina N. Romanova
    Head of Ethnography of the North-Eastern Russia's Peoples Department (Group)
    PhD in History, D.Sc.
    Research interests:
    Ethnic history, anthropology, cultural anthropology
    e-mail: e_romanova@mail.ru
    Tel.: 8(4112) 35-70-86, 8(4112) 36-46-58
  • Evdokiya K. Alexeeva
    PhD in History, Senior Researcher
    Research interests:
    Ethnography, culturology, history
    e-mail: Aeks07@mail.ru
    Tel.: 8(4112) 36-46-58
  • Sardaana A. Alexeeva
    PhD in History, Senior Researcher
    Research interests:
    The cultural heritage of North's peoples, traditional culture, spiritual culture, family and marital relationships evens.
    e-mail: alexeeva_sar@mail.ru
    Tel.: 8(4112) 36-58-52
  • Anatoly I. Savvinov
    PhD in History, Senior Researcher
    Research interests:
    Ethnic history, ethnography and folklore of peoples of Siberia, traditional art, museology
    e-mail: savvin_06@mail.ru
  • Nataliya K. Danilova
    PhD in History, Research Fellow
    Research interests:
    The traditional culture of peoples of Siberia, the culture of life-support of the Sakha people, the cultural landscape, semiotics.
    e-mail: Tachika@mail.ru
    mob.: +79142200228
  • Vasiliy V. Ushnitskiy
    PhD in History, Research Fellow
    Research interests:
    Ethnogenesis, history of Central Asia, the archaeology of the Eurasian steppes, historiography the history of Yakutia, ethnography of the peoples of southern Siberia.
    e-mail: voma@mail.ru
    Tel.: 8(4112) 36-46-58
  • Galina N. Varavina
    Research Fellow
    Research interests:
    The traditional culture of peoples of the North
    e-mail: varavina1982@mail.ru
    mob.: +79241662087, +79141080786
  • Yuri A. Sleptsov
    Assistance Researcher
    Research interests:
    Ethnopedagogy, ethnography, history
    e-mail: seva_may@mail.ru
    Tel.: (4112) 36-46-58