Ivan Kislenko

Ivan Kislenko

Ivan Kislenko

Affiliate Faculty

Ivan Kislenko holds MA in Sociology from Lomonosov Moscow State University. He is a PhD student at HSE University (Moscow, Russia) and Ghent University (Ghent, Belgium), pursuing the double doctoral degree program in sociology. His research interests are global sociology, global production of knowledge in sociology, national and indigenous sociologies, academic dependence, and history of the pleas for the decolonization of sociology. He was a visiting researcher at the Centre for Social Theory (Ghent University) with a short-term (September 2019-February 2021) Erasmus+ fellowship for doctoral students and research assistant at Centre for Fundamental Sociology (HSE University). Currently, Ivan is a Fulbright Affiliate Research Fellow at George Mason University (2021-2022).

Current Research

Global sociology, global production of knowledge in sociology, national and indigenous sociologies, academic dependence, and history of the pleas for the decolonization of sociology

Selected Publications

Debates on Global Sociology: Unity and Diversity of Interpretations // The American Sociologist

Expanded Publication List

Southern Theory: Does Sociology Exist Outside the Western Canon? // Monitoring of Public Opinion: Economic and Social Changes Journal (in Russian).

A Sociological Analysis of Institutional Aspect of Global Sociology of Michael Burawoy // Sotsiologicheskoe Obozrenie (Russian Sociological Review), vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 172-194 (in Russian).

Grants and Fellowships

Erasmus+ University of Zagreb, Faculty of Social Sciences, (Zagreb, Croatia)
September 2017 – February 2018

Erasmus+ Ghent University, Centre for Social Theory, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, (Ghent, Belgium). Visiting Researcher
September 2019 – February 2020

Fulbright, George Mason University, Department of Sociology and Anthropology (Fairfax, Virginia, USA), Affiliate Research Fellow
August 2021 – current

Education

BA in Social Work, Belgorod National Research University, Russia (2016)

MA in Sociology, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia (2018)

Doctoral education, HSE University, Russia & Ghent University, Belgium (2018 - current)