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Doug Blum


Contact Information:
Howley Hall 301


Ph.D. - Columbia University

Area(s) of Expertise:

Globalization, Central Asia, Russia, International Security

Awards and Honors:

Professional Membership - ASEEES
Professional Membership - International Studies Association
Professional Membership - PONARS Eurasia
CAFR Travel Grants - Providence College
IREX Travel Grants - IREX

Selected Publications:

Blum, Douglas. (2012). Cultural Globalization in the Post-Soviet 'South'. Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization, 20 (3), 223-241.

Blum, Douglas. (2008). Russia and Globalization: Identity, Security and Society in an Era of Change. Baltimore, MD: John Hopkins University Press & Woodrow Wilson International Center.,

Blum, Douglas. (2007). National Identity and Globalization: Youth, State and Society in Post-Soviet Eurasia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.,

Recent Presentations:

Blum, Douglas., ASEEES Annual Conference, Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Boston, MA, "The Social Process of Globalization". November, 2013.

Blum, Douglas., ESCAS Annual Conference, European Society for Central Asian Studies, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan, "Return Migration and Gender Equality in Kazakhstan". August, 2013.

Blum, Douglas., European Society for Central Asian Studies, Astana, Kazakhstan, "Paper: Globalization and Society in Kazakhstan". August, 2013.

Blum, Douglas., Economics and Culture of Knowledge: Global Context and Kazakhstan Realities, Almaty, Kazakhstan, "Paper: Cultural Globalization in the Post-Soviet South". May, 2012.

Blum, Douglas., Two Decades of Post-Soviet Independence: What Have We Learned?, Institute for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies, George Washington University, Washington D.C., "Cultural Globalization in the Post-Soviet South". December, 2011.

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