Tamta Gelashvili

PhD Candidate

Department of Political Science, University of Oslo

E-mail: tamta.gelashvili@stv.uio.no

Phone: +47 48685237


ABOUT

Tamta Gelashvili is a PhD candidate in political science at the University of Oslo, affiliated with the Center of Research on Extremism (C-REX). She is also a Research Fellow at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI). She holds an MPhil degree from the University of Oslo and an MSc degree from the University of Amsterdam. Her PhD project focuses on comparative empirical analysis of far-right social movements in Georgia and Ukraine, with an emphasis on political opportunities for mobilization and interaction among far-right parties and extra-parliamentary groups.


RESEARCH INTERESTS

Nationalism, far right, social movements, Georgia, Ukraine.


WEB-PAGE

https://www.sv.uio.no/isv/personer/vit/tamtag/



SELECTED PUBLICATIONS ON UKRAINE

  • Gelashvili, Tamta. “Political opportunities and mobilization on the far right in Ukraine.” [submitted manuscript]. Department of Political Science, University of Oslo.
  • Gelashvili, Tamta. ”The Far Right in Ukraine.” in: Kondor, Katherine and Littler, Mark (forthcoming). The Routledge Handbook of Far-Right Extremism in Europe.


PROJECTS

  • The Far Right in Georgia and Ukraine – PhD project, 2020-2024, University of Oslo, Department of Political Science.