Anna Varfolomeeva specializes in environmental humanities focusing on human – resource relations, history of labor, and the studies of indigeneity. She is on track to defend her PhD in Environmental Sciences and Policy at Central European University, where she also did her Master’s in Nationalism Studies. Her PhD project focuses on the articulations of indigenous identity in relation to mining in two Russian regions (Karelia and Buryatia) with the case studies of Veps and Soiot minorities. Before starting PhD, Anna was a visiting researcher at Uppsala Centre for Russian and Eurasian Studies. She received fellowships for short-term research stays at the University of Aberdeen (2017) and the University of Copenhagen (2018). Anna’s list of publications can be found here.