Current Position: Since 2007 Assistant professor, Yerevan State University, Faculty of History, Department of Cultural Studies.
Research Interest: Anthropology of Religion; Post-Soviet Countries; Caucasus; Armenia
|2007||Candidate (“Teknatsuakan” or “Kandidatskaya”) degree in History/Ethnology (PhD)|
|1997-2001||Graduation studies in ethnology, Yerevan State University|
|1990-1995||Yerevan State University, Faculty of History, Department of Ethnology|
- 2014 Political Power and Church Construction in Armenia, in: Religion, Nation and Democracy, Routledge.
- 2012 The Armenian Intelligentsia Today: Discourses of Self-identification and Self-perception, Laboratorium, Vol. 4 (1), 2012, pp. 76-100.
- 2011 Religiosity and Religious Identity in Armenia: Some Current Models and Developments, Acta Ethnographica Hungarica, 56 (2), 2011, pp. 315-332.
- 2008 Magical and Healing Practices in Armenia’s Contemporary Urban Environment, in: Figuring out the South Caucasus: Societies and Environment: Collection of Papers supported by H. Boel Foundation, South Caucasus (in Russian, with English summary)
Other: Field research in Armenia.