Katri Pynnöniemi

Senior Research Fellow - The EU's Eastern Neighbourhood and Russia research programme

katri.pynnoniemifiia.fi
Telephone +358 9 432 7754

Academic degree
PhD in International Relations, University of Tampere, 2008

Expertise
Russian modernization, i.e. modernization of defence industry, critical infrastructures and perceptions of changing security environment

Ongoing research projects
Understanding of the changing security environment in Russia and critical infrastructure policy
 
Selected  academic publications
 
Science Fiction: President Medvedev's Campaign for Russia's "Technological Modernization", Demokratizatsiya: The Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization, Vol. 22, No. 4, Fall 2014, pp. 605-625.
 
Политические факторы формирования международной транспортной инфраструктуры в период мирового экономического кризиса [political factors in the development of international transport infrastructure during the period of global economic crisis] with Elena Efimova, Vestnik St. Petersburskogo Universiteta, 2/2014.
 
The rearrangement of the post-Soviet space and the representations of Russia as an Eurasian bridge, in Sanna Turoma and Maxim Waldstein (eds.), Empire De/centered: New Spatial Histories of Russia and Soviet Union. London: Ashgate 2013.
 
Kriittinen infrastruktuuri Venäjän turvallisuuspolitiikassa, Kosmopolis 3/2013.
 
Strateginen suunnittelu Putinin Venäjällä, Idäntutkimus 3/2013.
 
Critical Infrastructure protection and Russia's hybrid regime, co-authored with Irina Busygina, European Security, 2013.
 
Other publications
The Eurasian Economic Union: Breaking the pattern of post-Soviet integration? FIIA Analysis 3, 2014 (co-authored with Sean Roberts, Anaïs Marin and Arkady Moshes).
 
 
Languages
Finnish, English, Russian (working languages)