Affiliate of Russian and East European Studies at Oxford University School for Global and Area Studies
Dr Leila Alieva is an affiliate of Russian and East European Studies at Oxford University School for Global and Area Studies, currently working on Russia-West relations. She also teaches course on politics in the oil rich and rentier states at the Department of Continued Education of the Oxford University. In 2021-2022, Dr Alieva was awarded a Richard von Weizsäcker Fellowship of the Robert Bosch Academy in Berlin. Earlier, she was founder and a president of two think tanks in Azerbaijan. In 2018, Dr Alieva was a research fellow at the Institute Für Kulturwissenschaften (IFK) in Vienna, Austria. She was also a non-resident research associate at Russia and Eurasia Center at Uppsala University. Dr Alieva held research fellowships at Harvard University, UC Berkeley, and Woodrow Wilson Center, Kennan Institute, and the NATO Defence College in Rome.